Richard Dick Matheis
Sunday, August 5, 2007
2:00 PM until 8:00 PM
Monday, August 6, 2007
Dateline Jasper, Indiana
Richard (Dick)W. Matheis age 73 of Jasper died at 6:10 a.m. Thursday (August 2, 2007) in the St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper.
He was born at Jasper, Indiana on March 9, 1934 to John and Mary A. (Seng) Matheis.
Richard Matheis attended Rose Hulsman Institute at Terre Haute, Indiana and a graduate of Dubois High School Class of 1952.
He retired from Reynolds Company in Louisville, KY and previously worked for Hart Furnace Company in Louisville, Ky for many years.
Memberships, Ducks Unlimited – Sons of the American Legion-and the Pipe fitters Union in Louisville, Ky.
He was an avid Hunter, Fisherman and Horseman.
Surviving are 2 sons,
Steve Matheis, Washington, DC
Johnny Matheis, Louisville, KY
Companion, Barbara Williams, Jasper, IN
Mary Ann Birk, Jasper, IN
Mrs. John (Celine) Schott, Dubois, IN
Preceding him in death are 3 sisters, Lucille Seger, Genevieve Seger and Marcella Phelan. 5 brothers, Hilary, Marcus, (Norbert Gene), Herman and Bernard Matheis. Also 3 infant sisters died in infancy.
Funeral services for Dick Matheis will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday (August 6, 2007) at St. Raphaels Catholic Church with burial to follow in St. Raphael Cemetery in Dubois.
Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Sunday (August 5, 2007) at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lange-Fuhs Cancer of Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center and the Pallative Care of Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center.