Martin L. Bud Matthews Jun 9, 1920 – Feb 15, 2016 Longtime employee, Sidles Company. Bud passed away peacefully after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s Disease, surrounded by family at Bickford Care Center in Omaha. He was preceded in death by first wife, Wanda; daughter, Donna; son, Craig; and extended family, Patrick Gibb. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Laura; son, Francis (Fritz) of Riveria Beach, Florida; daughter, Colette Porter (Mike) of Milan, New Mexico; extended children: Constance Gibb-Farrow, Douglas Hamilton, and Leanna Smith all of Omaha; grandchild, Heather Porter and great-grandchildren, Mason and Sterling Porter of Milan, New Mexico; five extended grandchildren: Sean and Kelsey Gibb, Shawn and Courtney Payne, and Brandon Smith; seven extended great-grandchildren: Sean Ryan, Collin and Chase Gibb, Jayden and Macie Payne, Melani Smith, and Mallory Smolinski. The family will receive friends Monday, February 22nd, from 5pm to 7pm at Korisko Larkin Staskiewicz, 5108 F St. in Omaha. SERVICES Tuesday, February 23rd at 10:30am at Korisko Larkin Staskiewicz, with Ward Doering officiating. Luncheon immediately following service. Interment, Ridgewood Cemetery in Council Bluffs, Iowa, with Military Honors by Benson VFW Post 2503. Memorials will be directed by the family.
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