Roscoe R. Matteson

Roscoe R. Matteson, 99, Phillipsburg, died Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020, at Phillips County Retirement Center, Phillipsburg.

He was born Sept. 5, 1921, in Phillips County to Milton and Louisa (Abbott) Matteson.

He was a U.S. Army veteran during World War II.

Survivors include a son, Ronald Matteson, rural Phillipsburg; two daughters, Jane Krug, Garden City and Doris Rauhut, Wichita; a sister Norma Johnson, Phillipsburg; eight grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at United Methodist Church, Phillipsburg; burial in Fairview Cemetery, Phillipsburg with military honors.

The services will be streamed live on the Olliff-Boeve Memorial Chapel FaceBook page.

He will lie in state 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Olliff-Boeve Memorial Chapel, Phillipsburg.

Memorials are suggested to Hospice Services, Inc., Phillips County Retirement Center or United Methodist Church in care of the funeral chapel.

Condolences can be sent to the family at

Posted online on September 07, 2020