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Walter F. Matney

March 26, 1957 ~ September 11, 2022 (age 65)
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Walter F. Matney, age 65, of Stryker, passed away unexpectedly in his home on Sunday, September 11, 2022. Prior to his retirement he had worked at Lake Local School as a boiler operator and custodian for 28 years.

Walter was born in Oregon, Ohio on March 26, 1957, the son of Bobbie G. and Barbara (Laffoon) Matney. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army. He enjoyed the shooting sports and loved spending time with his grandchildren.

Surviving is a son, Paul (Jennifer) Matney of Monclova; daughter, Amy Matney of Virginia; three grandchildren, Joel, Ryder and Weston; his mother, Barbara Matney of Oregon; and two sisters, Anita Salay and Glenda Harper. He was preceded in death by his father, Bobbie G. Matney and brother, Allen Matney.

Visitation for Walter will be held from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. on Monday, September 19, 2022, at the Grisier Funeral Home in Stryker. Burial services will be held later at the New Southard Church Cemetery in Madisonville, Kentucky. Online condolences may be offered to the family at


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September 19, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Grisier Funeral Home - Stryker
109 S. Defiance St
Stryker, OH 43557

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