Matthew Jude Cornett, 40, of Edgewood, Kentucky, was born on September 15, 1977 in Portland, Maine and passed away on March 15, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood, Kentucky. Matthew is preceded in death by his father, Stephen Dan Cornett. He is survived by his mother, Terry Cornett (nee Hellings) and his sister Meagan Cornett. The family has asked for Memorial donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Memories and expressions of condolences may be offered at www.middendorf-funeralhome.com. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at St. Agnes Church, 1680 Dixie Highway, Fort Wright at 6:00 p.m.