Matthew T. Fisher, 41, of Sioux City, passed away Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Meyer Brothers Morningside Chapel with the Rev. Kristine Stedje officiating. Visitation with the family present will be held one hour prior to the service. Online condolences may be given at www.meyerbroschapels.com.
Matthew was born on July 27, 1976, in Sioux City to Terry W. and Maureen (Pierce) Fisher. He attended and graduated from Hinton Community School and received an associate degree from Western Iowa Technical College.
Matthew married Shanna Lukken on Oct. 7, 2006, and to this marriage, one son was born. He was a lifelong Sioux City resident, and worked at various sales positions during his working years. Matthew’s first marriage ended in divorce, and he married Shanna Schmidt last year on April 22 in Sioux City.
This spring, the highways and byways of Woodbury and Plymouth counties will miss Matt collecting their wild flowers and transplanting them at his home.
Matt is survived by his wife, Shanna Fisher of Sioux City; son, Pierce Fisher of Sioux City; parents, Terry and Maureen Fisher of Sioux City; brother, Nathan Fisher of Sioux City; sisters, Virginia Thompson of Lincoln, Neb., and Misty Weldon of San Jose, Calif.; son, Zach of Sioux City; stepsons, Corey Schmidt, Jacob Schmidt and Brian Chmielewski; step-grandchildren, Jullian, Braxton, Aidan, Liam and Treyvon; nieces, Sadie, Alexandra, Brandy, Haley and Kelsey; and numerous aunts and uncles from the surrounding area and Pennsylvania.
Matt was preceded in death by his godparents/grandparents, Porter and Laurie Pierce; grandparents, William C. and Isabel Fisher; and aunt and uncle, James and Jean Pierce.
Honorary bearers for the service will be Pierce Fisher, Nathan Fisher, David Zyzda, David Barto, Corey Schmidt, Lance Pierce, and two uncles, Kim L. Fisher and J. Lewis Fisher.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Pierce Fisher Beneficiary Account at Security National Bank in Sioux City.