Posted 4/18/12 (Wed)
Matthew R. Wahus, 27, Dickinson, died Sunday, April 8, 2012 at Medcenter One, Bismarck. Matthew’s funeral service was at 10 a.m., Monday, April 16, 2012, at the Living Word Fellowship Church, Dickinson, with Rev. Tim Voth officiating. Visitation was from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, and from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, at Ladbury Funeral Service, Dickinson. Visitation continued one hour prior to services at the church on Monday.
Matthew was born Sept. 17, 1984, at Williston, the son of Doug and Coleen (Holm) Wahus. He was raised and educated in Dickinson where he was very active and loved to participate in Tae Kwon Do, having earned a Brown Belt. He enjoyed doing yard work and playing golf when he could.
Matthew was blessed on Oct. 21, 2008, with the birth of his son, Preston Matthew Wahus. He was his life and cherished the time he had with him. Matthew and Rachel did a good job as parents and raising him.
He loved construction work and was working for Zeller Construction. Matthew always said, “When you work for good people, work is fun.”
Matthew is survived by his son, Preston; his parents, Coleen Holm, Bismarck, and Doug Wahus, Dickinson; brother, Troy (Kayla Alton) Wahus, Wisconsin; his grandpa, Lynn Wahus, Watford City; one aunt, Toni Kinden; and two wonderful nieces, Katelynn and Lilly. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert and Dorothy Holm, and Kathy Wahus; and his uncle, Wayne Holm.