Matthew Gene Verdoes

July 23, 1937-May 16, 2014

REDWOOD FALLS – Services Matthew Gene Verdoes, 76, of Redwood Falls will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Presbyterian Church in Redwood Falls. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the church, and will continue one hour prior to the service on Thursday. Burial will be in Fort Snelling National Cemetery at a later date. Memorials to Hospice are preferred in lieu of flowers. Stephens Funeral Service – Redwood Valley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

He died Friday, May 16, 2014, at his home after a two year battle with pancreatic cancer.

He was born July 23, 1937, in Slayton to Harry and Frances (Menning) Verdoes. He served in the U.S. Army.

Survivors include his wife Marlys; children: Beth Opperman, Lisa Asp and Steve; six grandchildren; brother Dean; and sister Carol Collins.