Matthew Robert Will, also known as “Lil Will,” 29, of Barnhart died Dec. 16, 2019, following a five-year battle with heroin addiction. Before this horrible disease took over his life, Mr. Will, a 2009 Seckman High School graduate, was an avid soccer player and enjoyed fishing and writing and producing rap music. He was born Nov. 22, 1990, the son of Teresa (Mark) Stupp Will and the late Timothy L. Will.
In addition to his mother and her fiance, he is survived by a number of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Memorial visitation is scheduled from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, at Lupton Funeral Home, 7233 Delmar Blvd., in University City. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Long Meadow Ranch animal rescue; or to any drug rehabilitation program or facility. Arrangements are under the direction of Lupton Funeral Home.