Lorne ‘Kelly’ Matson

April 17, 1927 – July 5, 2012

Lorne "Kelly" Matson, of the Town of Delafield, born April 17, 1927, died July 5, 2012, after a short illness at 85 years of age.

He is survived by son Mark and daughter-in-law Heleena Laitinen; daughter Jane Rozman, son-inlaw Gary Rozman and granddaughter Elizabeth Scott and her husband Connor Scott; son Andy, daughter-in-law Linda and grandsons Kyle and Tyler. He also is survived by sister Myrtle Kennedy of Waukesha, as well as many close relatives. He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Bernadine Matson.

A memorial Mass will be held at St. Anthony on the Lake, W280-N2101 Prospect Avenue, Pewaukee, at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, July 9, 2012. Visitation for family and friends will begin at 10:00 a.m. Private burial will take place at St. Adalbert Catholic Cemetery.

The family would like to express their deepest thanks to the staff at AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc for the tender care they gave Kelly in his last days.

Memorials to Angels-Grace Hospice in Oconomowoc would be appreciated.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home, 1165 E. Summit Ave., Oconomowoc, is serving the family. For details, call 567-4457 or visit