Matthue Nicholas Phend, 29, of La Crosse, passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at Gundersen Health Center in La Crosse. Matt was born in Dubuque, Iowa on August 1, 1990 to Tim Phend and Becky Welter.
Matthue’s passions included teaching himself guitar and writing his own music, PC gaming, building his dream computer, fishing and camping with his son and family, being the best version of himself and showing others that nothing should stand in your way.
Matt is survived by his father, Timothy of Bangor, WI; his son Braydon Phend of Des Moines, IA; his sister, Melissa Phend of La Crosse, WI; his brother, Robert Phend of Sparta, WI; his nephew, Jacob Lee; and his nieces, Addisen Lee and Adalyn Turner.
Matt was preceded in death by his mother, Becky and his brother, Markus Phend.
A Celebration of Life will be held on July 24th. Sletten-McKee-Hanson Funeral Home of La Crosse is assisting the family with arrangements.