September 26, 1944 ~ July 4, 2013
Kenneth J. 'Ken' Mathieu, 68, born on Sept. 26, 1944, to Milton and Arneida Mathieu in Thief River Falls, Minn., passed away July 4, 2013, in Pueblo after his battle with COPD and lung cancer. Survived by his wife of 21 years, Lori Mower; brothers, Don (Penny), Allen (Susie) and David (Stella); mother-in-law, Rosalie Mower; and brother-in-law, David (Norma) Mower. Also survived by 15 nieces and nephews, numerous great nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Bill and Ron; and father-in-law, Floyd Mower. Ken retired from the City of Pueblo after 27 years of service with Animal Control and Code Enforcement. He enjoyed bowling, boating, traveling, hockey, watching Nascar, and most of all, being the day care provider for his great-nieces, Maddie and Abbie McCain and others when needed. Children were his favorite people. At his request, no viewing. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2013, at King of Kings Lutheran Church, 2561 Vinewood Lane. Inurnment immediately following the service in the King of Kings Lutheran Church Columbarium. Memorial contributions may be made in Ken's memory to King of Kings Lutheran Church Scholarship Fund. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com. Arrangements, Montgomery and Steward Funeral Directors.