Donald "Don" Mattheis passed away on October 16, 2020 at Essentia Hospital in Fargo, ND.
A Live-Streamed Funeral Service for Don will be at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, October 29, 2020 at Stevenson Funeral Home, Dickinson with Pastor Lisa Lewton Officiating. The link for the Live-Stream will be available at the time of service.
Visitation for Don will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Stevenson Funeral Home.
The Graveside Service will be at approximately 4:00. p.m. CT at Peace Lutheran Cemetery in Hazen, ND.
Donald Harold Mattheis was born on March 7, 1955 in Hazen, N.D. He was the son of Harold and Alma (Scheid) Mattheis. He was the second child in a family of five. He attended school in Hazen ND and enjoyed working on the family farm. Following high school he attended Lake Region Jr College in Devils Lake, N.D. While taking square dancing lessons he met and eventually married his wife Judy (Ridley) on June 5, 1976. They moved to Hazen, ND where Don built Judy their first home. They lived in Hazen for 20 years while Don helped his dad farm and did carpentry work. He was an awesome dad of five children.
When his second child graduated from high school Don followed him to North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton, N.D. where he learned the Architectural Drafting Program. He found his new job at TMI in Dickinson, N.D. where he worked for the company for the next 20 years.
His favorite hobbies included camping and doing wildlife photography at the national parks.
Don is survived by his wife, Judy, and children- Theresa, Tom and wife Maria, Terry, Tony, and Tami Mattheis, all of Dickinson, N.D.
He was proceeded in death by his parents Harold and Alma Mattheis, Hazen, N.D. and his sister Naomi Mattheis.