WAXHAW, N.C. — Matías Enríque Rosado of Waxhaw, N.C., passed away on Saturday, July 17, 2021. He was 19 years old. Matías was born in Boston, Mass., on Dec. 8, 2001, to loving parents, Rafael and Rachel Rosado. He graduated from Marvin Ridge High School in 2020 and had just finished his first year at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Matías was a quiet, thoughtful, kind and gentle soul, except when he laced up his skates. He played hockey from the age of seven and it was a passion that created lasting friendships. Matías had equal passion for the Bruins, Patriots and Red Sox, and found his greatest happiness on the beach at Weekapaug, R.I., and during endless summers in Vermont with family. Those who knew Matías best were fortunate to experience his incredible sense of humor and generous smile.