Joseph Lawrence Matsamas


October 6, 1963 - October 11, 2022 

Joseph Lawrence Matsamas, 59, of Oelrichs, S.D., passed away at his home, October 11, 2022.

Joey was born October 6, 1963, in Utah, to John and Frances Matsamas. The family moved to Oelrichs in 1968. Joe resided in Oelrichs working at Prairie Winds Casino for many years. He retired in 2021. 

Joe is survived by his two sons, Lucas (Shannon) of Buffalo Gap, and Zach (Ashely) of Spearfish; one daughter, Amber (James) of Rapid City; 9 grandchildren; two brothers, Rick (Rhonda) Matsamas of Oelrichs, and Dusty (Tracy) Matsamas of Oelrichs; two sisters, Kelly Luning of Oelrich and Sherry (Gary) Miles of Hot Springs, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. 

Joe was preceded in death by his parents.

Per Joe’s wishes, no services will be held.

Arrangements have been placed under the local direction of Chamberlain McColley’s Funeral Home in Hot Springs, S.D.

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