Bill graduated from Dubois High School Class in 1967 and served in the U.S. Navy. He retired from Inland Container at Saint Anthony where he worked for 29 years. He enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, and hunting.
Surviving are one son, Jeremy Matheis , Corydon; two grandchildren, Lilly and Belle; one sister, Cindy Wyland, Jacksonville, Florida; and four brothers, Alan Matheis and wife Donna, Dubois, Larry Matheis and wife Angie, Lamar, Nick Matheis and wife Lisa, Dubois, and Curt Matheis and wife Conne, Celestine.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Nancy Kleinhelter.
A Celebration of Life Memorial Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Raphael’s Catholic Church in Dubois.