William F. “Bill” Matson Jr., 61

William F. “Bill” Matson Jr., 61, of Marshalltown, IA passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2013, at his residence. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, September 16, 2013, at the Main St. Chapel of the Anderson Funeral Homes, in Marshalltown. Visitation will be 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, September 15, 2013, at the Main St. Chapel of the Anderson Funeral Homes. Interment will be at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens, in Marshalltown. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Iowa River Hospice. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com

Bill was born August 10, 1952 to William F. and Marjorie J. (Herm) Sr. in Marshalltown. He graduated from Marshalltown High School in 1971. He served his country in the United States Army during Vietnam. Bill was united in marriage to Sallee Hulbert on January 22, 1972 in Dubuque , IA. She died April 11, 2013. He was employed with JBS Swift in Marshalltown for 39 years. He was a proud member of AA since February 2010. Bill enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Bill will be missed by his daughter, Candice Matson of Sioux City, IA, a son, Chad Matson of Marshalltown, his father, William Matson Sr. of Marshalltown, a sister, Deanna (Mike) Poe of Marshalltown, a grandson, Skylar Matson, three granddaughters; Nina, Brittani, and Autumn Matson, four brother in laws; Todd Hubert of Arizona, Dave, Donny, and Darrel Snyder all of Marshalltown, and a niece Alison Robinson of Marshalltown. He was preceded in death by his wife, Sallee, mother, Marjorie Matson, and a brother in law, Rick Hulbert.