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Matthew "Tank" J. Sowalsky

March 4, 1967 ~ April 19, 2023 (age 56) 56 Years Old


Clifton Park - Matthew J. Sowalsky, 56, died suddenly Wednesday, April 19, 2023, at St. Peter's Hospital.

Born in Troy, he was the son of the late Michael J. Sowalsky, Sr. and Ann C. (King) Sowalsky Miller and husband of Tricia  Bariteau Sowalsky. Tank lived in the Capital District his entire life, most recently residing in Clifton Park.  

He  was a maintenance supervisor for Prime Companies in Cohoes for 6 years.

Tank enjoyed working on bikes and cars and was a Brother to the Bad Moon Riders MC.    

Survivors in addition to his wife, include his 3 children, Rebecca A. (Adam) Schrom, Troy, William M. (Stephanie) Sowalsky, Poestenkill, Ashley M. Sowalsky, Wynantskill; his step-children, Emily L. (Lonnie) Olivo and Jeremiah DeGiorgo both of Watervliet,; 6 grandchildren and 1 on the way; his brothers, Michael J. (Patty) Sowalsky, Jr and Mark W. (Emily) Sowalsky; his best friend, Charlie (Karen) Ayotte; and many nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends may call at the Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.  276 Pawling Avenue Troy on Friday, April 28, 2023 from 4 - 6 PM with a service to follow at 6PM. 

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of Matthew J. Sowalsky to the American Cancer Society One Penny Lane Latham, NY 12110. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Matthew "Tank" J. Sowalsky, please visit our floral store.


April 28, 2023

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.
276 Pawling Avenue
Troy, NY 12180

Funeral Service
April 28, 2023

6:00 PM
Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.
276 Pawling Avenue
Troy, NY 12180


American Cancer Society
One Penny Lane, Latham NY 12110
Tel: 1-800-227-2345


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