Eugene “Gene” Royce Matteson

Eugene “Gene” Royce Matteson, age 54, passed away at his home in Gallatin, Tenn., on Saturday, November 30, 2013.

Gene was a dedicated son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, uncle, friend and loyal foreman of JWC Specialties.

He is survived by his wife Alisa (Burnett) Matteson; his parents Royce (Jeanne) Matteson of Cottage, NY; his mother Meredith Lebel of Cottage, NY; his children, Kelleigh Matteson, Holly (Christopher) Randgaard and Nicholas Matteson (Jessica Hastings); his sisters, Roxann Matteson and Wendy (Matteson) Gupton; his grandchildren, Keira and Rylan; and step grandchildren Alyssa and Kylie. Many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and friends also survive.

Gene was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Kenneth and Marian Matteson, and his maternal grandparents, Francis Bond and Viola Brumfield; his step-father, Alphonse Lebel of Cottage, NY; and his brother, Kenneth Matteson.

A special “Thank You” to Music City Mortuary for their kind handling of Gene’s cremains.