Matthew J. Reidt

Matthew J. Reidt, 49, of Fond du Lac, passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2021 at his home with family by his side. He was born July 15, 1971 to Dennis and Diane (Sagstetter) Reidt in Fond du Lac.

Matt graduated from L.P. Goodrich in 1989. Matt was a jack of all trades. He worked as a welder, fabricator for many years and then worked in the auto body trade. He loved anything with a motor including cars and motorcycles. Matt helped restore multiple hot rods and motorcycles over the years with his family and friends. Matt really loved his family and friends. He is now reunited with his mom and his yellow lab, Cam.

Matt is survived by his two daughters, Morgan (fiancé Josh De Ruyter) Deak and Julia (Brian Kohl) Deak; one granddaughter, Eliza Jane Kohl-Deak; his father, Dennis; one brother, Christopher (Katie); one sister, Sara Reidt; his granddog, Lulu; his fury nephew, Diesel; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Diane in 2014; his paternal grandmother, Janice V. Reidt, maternal grandparents, Matt and Lena Sagstetter; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives.

Per Matt’s wishes, a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Cremation has taken place. Burial will be in Ford Cemetery in Menomonie Township, WI.

“The family extends their gratitude to Aurora Hospice and the Lombardi Cancer Clinic in Oshkosh for their care and compassion given to Matt and the family.”

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