October 3, 1967 – June 30, 2021
Born in Onawa, IA
Resided in Lincoln, NE

Matthew T. Dorsey

Matthew T. Dorsey, 53, of Lincoln, NE passed away on June 30, 2021. He was born on October 3, 1967, in Onawa, Iowa, to James and Barbara (Buffington) Dorsey.  Matthew was a graduate of Stanton High School in 1986 and received a Bachelors of Science degree from UNL in December of 1990.  Matt was a Senior Software Engineer for NRECA.  He was a devoted husband, father and son-always putting his family first.  Matt loved spending time with his family and attending his sons sporting events and activities.  He enjoyed grilling out, playing golf, snapping photos, fishing and taking his family on camping trips and vacations-recently taking his wife and sons on a cross country RV road trip to Maine.  Matt had many talents and was a avid walker.  He shared his love of music by playing guitar and singing songs at home for his family.  He also enjoyed playing and singing with his band, “Strange Medicine”.  Matt was a kind, gentle soul, and our best friend.  He was helpful to everyone and could fix just about anything. Matt was surrounded by loved ones.  He was a wonderful man who was loved, is missed and will always be cherished.

His family members include his wife, Karen; sons, Ben and Mitchell; parents and parents-in-law, Duane & Pat Gubbels; brother, Jon Dorsey; sisters-in-law, June & Jim Long and Barbara & Aldo Aichi; brothers-in-law, Mark Gubbels and Dean Gubbels; nephews, Andrew and Brandon Dorsey, Jordan Long and Jennifer Garrison, Austin and Dexter Gubbels; nieces Jennifer and Katie Laird; Joy and Dustin Merryfield; Ashley and Rachael Gubbels; many loving cousins, aunts and uncles and great nieces and nephews.

Funeral Service will be held at 10:00a.m. on Saturday July 10, 2021, at Roper & Son’s South Chapel 3950 Hohensee Drive; Lincoln.

Visitation will be held from 3:00-7:00pm with family present from 5:00-7:00pm on Friday, July 9th at Roper & Sons South Chapel.

Memorials to the Family.


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