Kathleen Joan (Ward) Matteson of Kingston, NY, formerly of Butler, PA, was called to her heavenly home August 10, 2020.
She was born August 11, 1951 in Butler PA to James C Ward Sr & Mary Groves Ward.
She is a 1969 Knoch High School graduate. She attended Butler Beauty School & Grand Rapids Baptist Bible College. She enjoyed singing and writing music & short stories, bingo, & casinos. She enjoyed life living to the fullest in various locations across the Country. She had a special love of St Petersburg Florida, where she will be laid to rest.
She is survived by her longtime companion Ray Fipos; her six children, Stephanie (Chaz) Adams, Jennifer (Autora) Matteson, Travis (Jacqueline) Matteson, Clayton (Jenny Rebecca) Matteson, Leonard (Melanie) Gorman, and Janna Ward; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; her sisters, Carol (Allan) Albright & Lisa Oesterling.
She was preceded in death by her father and her brother, James C Ward Jr.
Friends will be received Sunday, August 8 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Thompson – Miller Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East North Street Butler, PA.
Due to Covid-19 State guidelines, visitors are required to supply their own facial covering and to wear it along with maintaining social distancing. Groups are limited to 25 people.
Online condolences can be given at www.thompson-miller.com.