MITCHELL – Matthew Kesterson, 69, passed away Wednesday, July 28, 2021, at Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.
Born August 3, 1951, in Paoli, he was the son of Samuel Grant and Alta Belle (McPherson) Kesterson. He married LaDonna Gayle Wilson August 9, 1969.
Matthew retired from Regal Beloit and Marathon Electric. He attended Paoli Commuity Schools. Matt’s family was the pride of his life.
his wife of 51 years,
Gayle Kesterson of Mitchell
Brandi Kesterson (Darren) Speer of Mitchell
Cara Kesterson (Kent Todd) Conner of Mitchell
Elizabeth Austin, Victoria (Kevin) Cessna, Ethan ( Alyssa Mahan) Bohnenkamp, Grace Bohnenkamp, Caroline Conner, Katherine Conner, Adryanna (Dylan Wedgewood) Speer, Alex (Alaina) Speer, Raymond Todd, and Sarah Todd
Doug Kesterson of Mitchell
Rita Phillips of Mitchell
Morris (Shirley) Kesterson of Paoli
Lillian Scott of Michigan City
His parents; grandson, Blais Bohnenkamp; and in-laws, Clifford and Imogene Rayhill; and several brothers and sisters preceded him in death.
Following cremation, graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, August 26, at Mitchell Cemetery.