Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

John W. Matula

Share This Obituary

Make a Memorial Donation

Tributes.com partners with over 100 national charities. It's easy and secure.


Memories & Candles

“My wife and I were so sorry to learn of John's passing, as he was listed among the recently departed alums on a memorial board in the chapel at...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Kenneth Sinko - Oak Park, IL

“Elizabeth, was so sorry to learn of your dad's recent passing this past winter. I've been helping work on our 50th high school reunion we are having...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Alice Shaeffer (Vavricka) - MI

“I am so sadden to hear about John's passing... I work at the Credit Union in Valparaiso and he was one of my favorite customers. We all here will...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Rhonda Gruett - Porter, IN

“John was a kind soul. We looked forward to seeing him and asking about his day! We were heartbroken to hear of his passing. We are really going to...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Rebecca Blake - Valparaiso, IN

“Saddened to learn of John's passing. We have a lot of fond memories of John and his beaming personality from our days at Nipsco and beyond. ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Jerry Phelps - Valparaiso, IN

“John was a very good-hearted person and an outstanding example of what every father and grandfather should be....a very devoted and loving family man...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Greg and Nancy Veselica - IN

“I knew John for over 25 years. We worked together in Electric Production. I would talk with John when He and I worked out at the fitness center at...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Larry Nemcek - Tularosa, NM

“My husband and me knew John from Nipsco, he will surely be missed by many of us, a gentle soul. Condolences to his family. A fellow Valparaiso...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Kathleen Arndt - Valparaiso, IN

“John you were one of my favorite people in the world. You will be dearly missed. ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Brian Linsemeyer - Chesterton, IN

“Was so very sorry to hear about John. I worked with him for many years. He was one of the good guys. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Rae Kozlowski - Chandler, AZ

“So sorry to read about John's passing. We knew each other for over thirty years with NIPSCO. We had many a good laugh about life in general. Tony...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Anthony DiPaolo - Michigan City, IN

“Betsy, Kaylee & Phyllis - I worked with John at NIPSCO for many years. He was the BEST and will be missed by everyone who knew him. He lived for...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Mary Ellen Gullicks - Munster, IN

“Betsy, So sorry for your loss. John was a good man and a good friend. We will miss him and his sense of humor. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Jim Hallar - Vancouver, WA

“Betsy, We are so terribly sorry for the loss of your dad.Jack and Gail Goldsberry ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“To John's family, sorry for your loss. Jeremiah 29:11 assures us that God is thinking thoughts of peace towards us, to give us a future and a hope,...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

Sympathy Flowers
Click Here to Send Flowers

John was born on May 18, 1950 and passed away on Friday, February 2, 2018.

John was a resident of Chesterton, Indiana at the time of passing.

John was born on May 18, 1950 in Berwyn, IL and graduated from Morton High School in 1969.

A memorial service to celebrate John's life, will be held at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to John's daughter, Elizabeth to help with any funeral expenses.