Matthew ‘Matt’ Valentine

Nov. 23, 1942 – Dec. 22, 2013

Matthew “Matt” Valentine, 71, of Oconomowoc, entered eternal life Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013. Matt was born Nov. 23, 1942, in Chicago, to Matthew and Marian (nee Lindbom) Valentine. He married Janet Martin on Feb. 18, 1967, in Chicago.

Matt was a 1965 graduate of the University of Illinois. He was an insurance auditor at West Bend Insurance. He was very active in many capacities with the Summit Boy Scout Troop 49. He served in the Army from 1965 to 1967.

Matt is survived by his beloved wife, Janet; his loving son, Matthew (Lisa) of Gurnee, Ill.; and dear grandchildren, Jonathan, Ian and Aidan. He is also survived by his sister, June Soderquist of Tucson, Ariz.; and brothers-in-law John (Karen) Martin of Tucson and Joel Daitch of Chicago.

He was preceded in death by his son, Michael; sister, Sandra; and brother-in-law, Wesley Soderquist.

Services were Saturday, Dec. 28, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 145 Lisbon Road, Oconomowoc.

Memorials to the church, AngelsGrace Hospice or donor’s choice are appreciated.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.