Richard Matthiesen

Service

Date: Fri, April 29, 2016
Start time: 2:00 pm
Location:
Overton Funeral Home
Address:
Dysart, Iowa
Arrangements By:
Overton Funeral Home, Dysart

Visitation

Date: Fri, April 29, 2016
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location:
Overton Funeral Home
Address:
Dysart, Iowa

Richard Matthiesen

May 23, 1945 - April 23, 2016

Richard William Matthiesen was born on May 23, 1945, in Clarinda, Iowa, the son of William and Imogen (Sutherland) Matthiesen.  Richard graduated from Dysart High School in 1963.  He also received a degree in History from the University of Northern Iowa.  Richard was a private person but was always kind and willing to help anyone.  He was an avid sports fan, enjoyed photography and was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Dysart.  Richard died at the age of 70 on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at his home in Cedar Falls.  He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother in infancy, James; and a sister in law, Susan Matthiesen.  Richard is survived by a brother, Kenneth Matthiesen of Cedar Falls.

 

There will be a Masonic Service at the funeral home at 12:15 prior to the visitation.  Burial will be in the Dysart Cemetery.

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