Matthew Kane Kanatzar, 49, died Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, at his residence in Versailles.
Born on Aug. 29, 1969, in Lexington, he was the son of Roger Kanatzar and the late Helen Locker Kanatzar. He was a 1988 graduate of Woodford County High School and a former employee of the City of Nicholasville.
In addition to his father, he is survived by a son, Taylor Dean Kanatzar; a brother, Daryl Keith Kanatzar; ex-wife, Macey Dean Kanatzar; and her mother, Bonnie Dean, a nephew, Daryl (Christine) Kanatzar; stepmother, Mary Lois Kanatzar; and three stepsisters, Amy Ledford, Jill DeVary and Kali DeVary. He was preceded in death by his mother and a sister-in-law, Leslie Ruth Kanatzar.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. today, Thursday, Jan. 10, at Betts and West Funeral Home, Nicholasville.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Bluegrass Care Navigators.