Matthew John Kniespeck, age 87, passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at his home in Sterling Heights. He was born on February 22, 1932 in Brooklyn, New York to the late Mathew Kniespeck and the late Hedwig (nee: Biernck) Kniespeck.
Matt grew up in Detroit, Michigan. He attended Trade School where he learned the ins and out of being an electrical technician. Matt went on to work at DTE Energy for 37 years as a Relay Technician and a Field Representative.
Matt met Lynn in 1988 at a golf course. The couple finally married in 2013 and has lived in wedded bliss since. He enjoyed golfing, especially up north. If you asked him about any course, he would know about it. He loved to golf with Lynn as well as in groups and with friends.
Matt also liked to travel and taking cruises to the Carribean. He enjoyed going on his Vegas trips. Matthew was a card shark. He loved to play Bridge, Euchre and Pinochle. He also liked to eat out.
He was a family man who enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Matt will be missed by all who knew him.
Matthew was the loving husband of Lynn Allen. Beloved father of Dee, Bruce, the late Roddy, and the late Kent. Dear brother of Marlene Rodriguez, the late Marie (Kniespeck), the late Michael, and the late Martin. Also survived by several grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Arrangements entrusted to Verheyden Funeral Home. Share a memory at Verheyden.org