Matthew Henke, 56, of Beechwood passed away Monday, February 17, 2020 at his home after a short battle with cancer. He was born on October 24, 1963 in Milwaukee, the son of the late Edwin and Marianne Henke (nee Andres). On September 17, 2005, he married Tara Petersen in Beechwood. Matt worked as a plumber and excavator for K&D Excavating. He was also a member of the Rite O’ Ways MC and Old Northwest Company. Matt enjoyed hunting, but above all else, he loved spending time with his family.
Survivors include his beloved wife Tara, children, Mallory and Paige, two grandchildren, sister, Carrie (Jeff) Hintz, mother-in-law, Georgia Petersen, brother-in-law, Paul Petersen, sisters-in-law Denise Henke and Wendy Henke, loyal sidekick, Steve, and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Matt was preceded in death by his parents, father-in-law, Duane Petersen, and brothers, Peter and Mark.
Visitation will be Sunday, February 23nd from 1:00 to 4:00 PM at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 406 E. Main St. Campbellsport with a Memorial Liturgy of the Word Service to follow at 4:00 PM. Rev. Mark Jones will officiate.
Matt’s family would like to thank Season’s Hospice for their compassion and care.
Twohig Funeral Home is serving the family with condolences and guestbook at www.twohigfunerals .com.