Kevin J Matherne, 61, a loving husband, father and grandfather passed away peacefully with his wife by his side on Sept 6, 2021. Kevin was born February 22, 1960 to Marie Rivet Brown and Clifton Matherne. Kevin worked in the oil industry for 30 years and enjoyed fishing, boating and traveling as a "Pageant Dad." Kevin will be remembered for his loving devotion to his family and for being a hard working man who touched everyone's lives with kindness and his funny personality. Kevin was from Raceland but a resident of Kentwood for over 20 years where he enjoyed life on his very own "ranch."
Kevin is survived by his wife Kathy Guillot Matherne, their daughter Kaitlyn Matherne his step-son Cory Guillot(Kendra), grandaughter Kennedy and his mother and father in law Kate and Melvin Guillot. Kevin was preceded in death by his father Clifton Matherne and his step-father Menton Brown. Kevin is also survived by his loving mother Marie Brown, and siblings Timothy Matherne, Rene' Matherne, and Marilyn Matherne(Mike), his step-mother Evelyn Matherne and his step-siblings JoAnn Savage, Debbie Riale, Poncho, Cisco and Ray Matherne along with their spouses and numerous nieces and nephews.
Arrangements by Restaven Gardens of Memory Funeral Home. Visitation will be at St Hilary Church in Raceland, La., on October the 8th, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the American Liver Foundation.