Alvin “Bud” L. Matson

Alvin “Bud” Lee Matson, 87, of St. Edward, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016 at Bryan Medical Center West in Lincoln.
Bud is survived by his wife Cecile of St. Edward; five children: Cherie (Ed) Gbur of Bandon, OR; Curtis (Christine) Matson of Colorado Springs, CO; Randa (Craig) Salazar, James (Debra) Matson, Wayne (Tina) Matson, all of Kearney; seven step-children: Jerry (Jean) Bounds of South Haven, MS; Herbert (Elaine) Bounds of Walnut Grove, MS; Linda (Tommy) Madden of Philadelphia, MS; Douglas (Linda) Bounds of Carthage, MS; Rick Bounds, Sheila Kiesling and Steve Bounds, all of St. Edward; 18 grandchildren; 23 step-grandchildren; many, many great grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren; one great great grandchild; one sister: Evelyn (Larry) Harding of Mission, TX; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016 at the United Methodist Church in St. Edward with Rev. Janet Burgel officiating. Interment followed at Evergreen Cemetery in St. Edward with Military Rites conducted by American Legion Crosier Post 226 of St. Edward.
Miller-Levander Funeral Home of St. Edward was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at: