Steven Matney, 72, of Belton, Texas, formerly of Homer, Nebraska, passed away at his home in Belton on May 26, 2022. A graveside service will be 10:00 A.M. Friday, August 5, 2022 at Omaha Valley Cemetery in Homer, Nebraska.
Steve was born on March 14, 1950 in Sioux City, Iowa to Fred and Opal Matney of Homer. He grew up and graduated from Homer High School. Steve spent his best years living in Fort Myers, Florida with his wife, Kathleen. He worked as a pipefitter and was one of the best in the business. He loved fishing and golfing in his spare time, as well as watching football and golf. After the loss of his wife, he moved to Belton, Texas to be close to his children.
Steve is survived by his children, Brett (Nelda) Matney of Belton, Texas, Teri (Larry) Brown of Belton, Ernest Matney of Blanco, Texas, Melissa (Dave) Woolsey of Blanco, Texas, and Matthew (Dawn) Matney of Temple, Texas; their mother, Jan Matney of Blanco, Texas; brothers, Mick (Marchell) Matney of South Sioux City and Jerry (Myla) Matney of Tecumseh, Kansas; sisters, Debbie (Darrel) Davis of Amarillo, Texas and Donna (Rick) Valadez of Mesa Arizona; granddaughters, Sarah, Maggie, Abigail, and Eden and 4 great granddaughters.
Steve was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Opal Matney; wife, Kathleen; and a sister, Diana Matney.