Rodney Allan Matz
April 12, 1944 - April 17, 2010
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Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church
N1615 Meadowview Drive
Greenville, WI
Saturday 4/24, 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church
N1615 Meadowview Drive
Greenville, WI
Saturday 4/24, 11:00 am
Wichmann Funeral Home Tri-County Chapel
1592 Oneida Street
Menasha, WI 54952

Matz, Rodney A. Rodney A. Matz, 66, passed away on Saturday, April 17, 2010 at Theda Clark Hospital. Rodney was born on April 12, 1944 to the late Herman and Hildegard (Tews) Matz in Shawano. He graduated from Bowler High School and then received a Bachelors degree in Business from UW Whitewater. On January 29,…

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steve and kathy kalcic left a message on April 27, 2010:
Carolyn and family Kathy and I would like to extend our heartfelt sympathy to you and your family. Our prayers are with you and your family. Our memories of Rod were as you said in a note we saw, he loved to have fun and to share the good times with all. I remember I got to roast Rod when he left for Manchester. Also, all the great poker games we had. Hope all is well with you and your family during this difficult time.
Pat & Rod Zeinert left a message on April 26, 2010:
Dear Carolyn, We are very sorry for your loss. Big Rod was great guy. We are thinking about you.
Cathy & Len Lichanec left a message on April 26, 2010:
Dear Carolyn, Our sympathies and prayers are with you and your family. We are so sorry that he had to suffer so much, but it sounded like he was a trooper to the end. He is now with our Lord and without pain. I will prau for you that you can get through this hard time. Remember the memories and always know that as long as you have those you will always have Rod. Love you, Cathy & Len Lichanec
David Knoll left a message on April 25, 2010:
Carolyn, Micheal, Deanna, Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow. We talk about Rodney and you and the good times we had as families when we were in Atlanta. May the Lord bless and keep you strong. Love, Dave and Nancy Knoll
Chris and Barbara Paris left a message on April 25, 2010:
Words of consolation for Carolyn,Michael and Deanna... Barbara and I are so glad that we had the privilege of knowing Rod. He was a good friend to us and my most fond and vivid memories of Rod were the times that we served on council together at Holy Trinity in Stafford. Rod and I made a terrific team during the every member visits. His charm and goodness will be greatly missed. Please be assured that his suffering has ended and that he has peace in God's kingdom. Love and friendsip always..
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Bob Vanderboom left a message on April 24, 2010:
Carolyn, we were so sorry to hear about Rod. He was a genuine "good guy" that everybody liked. You and Rod were our friends in Atl. when we were away from home the first time. Thank you and God bless you and your family.
Greg & Linda Semmann left a message on April 24, 2010:
Carolyn and Family, Please accept our heartfelt sympathies on Rod's passing. He was a wonderful guy with a terrific sense of humor. He certainly enjoyed living life to its fullest. We enjoyed many great times together when we all lived in KC. We hope the thoughts and prayers of family and friends comfort you at this most difficult time. - Greg & Linda Semmann, Pittsburgh, PA
Dwight & Carrietta Butts left a message on April 24, 2010:
Please accept our condolences. We remember Rod fondly and know that he had a beautiful spirit and always made us laugh. God Bless you and your family and pray that He sustains you through this time. Love Carrietta & Dwight Butts and Daughters
Tom & Eileen Mackin left a message on April 23, 2010:
God blessed us with the friendship of you and Rodney. It was a real shock to hear of Rod's passing. The good times we shared together were too short in time. We pray that you have peace and happyness in all of your memories.
Joanne Mattio left a message on April 23, 2010:
Dear Carolyn, It was an honor to have meet you and Rodney and a priviledge and pleasure to have had the opportunity to work as Rodney's Nurse during his dialysis treatments. He will be greatly missed. You and your family remain in thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Sincerely, Joanne Mattio Fresenius Dialysis
Arnie and Kathy Schumacher left a message on April 23, 2010:
Carolyn and Family, We always enjoyed getting to visit with Rodney and will miss him on our visits to Wisconsin. Thankfully he is no longer in pain and in a much better place. We pray for all of you and love you.
Mark and Ann Marie Pisano left a message on April 23, 2010:
Dear Carolyn and Family, We are very sorry to hear about the sudden death of Rod. His memories will always be with us. He was very special and made a difference in many of our lives at JCPenney. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Karen and Ken Semon left a message on April 23, 2010:
We were sorry to hear of Rod's passing. We loved having him as a boss and a friend. You are in our hearts and our prayers.
pete lenge left a message on April 22, 2010:
My days working in Kansas with Rod were some of best memories i have of Lenexa. Rod was always able to smooth out any rough times and made you laugh at the same time.. He will be gratly missed.. Pete Lenge
Jim and Gail Connelly left a message on April 22, 2010:
Thinking of you and remembering the great times we had together in Manchester. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. Love, Jim and Gail
Roy, Leigh & Adam Tremblay left a message on April 22, 2010:
Carolyn & family, We are so sorry to hear about Rod's passing. May knowing that he is now in the loving and gentle arms of our Lord and Savior bring you peace at this difficult time. Roy, Leigh & Adam Tremblay Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Stafford Springs, CT
Kim Childers left a message on April 22, 2010:
We shared some great memories in Kansas City, especially when we worked together in the Packing Department. Rod was a great help for a new supervisor, like I was. Carolyn, our prayers are with you and your family. God Bless!! Kim & Kim Childers
Jim and Beckye Steele left a message on April 22, 2010:
Carolyn, I was shocked and sadden to hear this news about Rod. I am sorry we had not stayed in touch over the years. We had such fond memories of both Rod and you in the time you were in Kansas. When we moved to Kansas, you both were very helpful in making Beckye adjust to the move.
Bill Bahr left a message on April 22, 2010:
Please accept my sincere condolences on Rod's passing. I worked with Rod for a few years in Manchester, Ct in the 80's and always found him to be a gracious and humble person. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Walter H. Kovaciny left a message on April 22, 2010:
Dear Carolyn and Family, Thanks for the email with the news of Rodney's passing. I agree with you that he's in a better place now without and discomfort. Now, you can take care of yourself and others. God Bless, Walter
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Paul,Patricia, John Kovaciny left a message on April 22, 2010:
Our thoughts and prayers are with you
Donna Ferris Kotlik left a message on April 22, 2010:
My condolances go out to you and your whole family. I am saddened to hear about Rod's passing. I worked with Rod for three years right before his retirement. Rod assited me as I transistioned to a new facility and environment. He was always pleasant and gracious. My thoughts are with you.
Bob Kennedy left a message on April 22, 2010:
I worked with Rod at JCPenney. I just found out about Rod's passing from Mike Erdman. I am so sorry to hear this and offer my condolences.
Nancy Seagrave left a message on April 22, 2010:
To the Matz family, Worked with Rod in Manchester...missed him when he retired. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. With deepest sympathy.
Darlene Erdman left a message on April 22, 2010:
Dear Carolyn and family, We have such wonderful memories of sharing such happy times with you and Rod in CT. He was a very gentle soul,and I have no doubt that our other friend, Jim F, was waiting at the pearly gates to welcome him...probably with a beer in his hand! God Bless your family in this most difficult time! Love, Mike and Darlene Erdman
Bill & Johnna Kent left a message on April 21, 2010:
I am sorry for the loss. Your family is in my family's thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Doris (Giessel) Jeske left a message on April 20, 2010:
Dear Carolyn, I'm so sorry to learn of Rodney's passing-- the passing of your husband, sweetheart and friend. May your faith and good memories be your "lifter" through the upcoming days. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Sending love your way, Doris
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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