Steven T. Mattes, 64, of Griffith, IN passed Wednesday, November 4, 2020 peacefully at home. He is survived by his brothers and sisters, Robert , Carol (Tommey) Alexander, Thomas , Sandra (Rich) Litavec, James (Melissa), Richard (Dawn) , Janet (Robert) Toth, Mary Jo (Steve) Lewandowski, John and many nephews, nieces, great nephews, great nieces, also a great family friend, Max Brose. He was preceded in death by his parents Richard and Lillian Mattes.
Visitation will be Sunday, November 15, 2020 at Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center 8941 Kleinman Rd (one block south of Ridge Rd) Highland, IN, 46322 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm with a Funeral Service to follow at 5:00 pm.
Steve had retired as Captain from the Hammond Fire Department after more than 32 years of service. He was a graduate of George Rogers Clark, class of 1974. Steve loved shooting sports. He enjoyed sporting clays, and was a member of the NRA. He liked camping, fishing and adored his dogs. Steve was a caring brother and always willing to help. He was loved by many and will be deeply missed.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Humane Society Calumet Area, Inc., 421-45th St, Munster, IN, would be appreciated.
For additional information, please contact Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center Konnie Kuiper-Kevin Nordyke by calling us at 219-838-0800 or visiting us at www.hillsidefhcares.com
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