Steve and Terry Maetche
Owner, Funeral Director & Embalmer
Steve was born and raised in Red Deer. Upon graduation from high school in 1977, he moved to Lacombe where he joined his step-father and mother at Wilson’s Funeral Chapel. He graduated from the Alberta School of Mortuary Science in 1979 and received the Highest Achievement Award on final examinations for his funeral director and embalmers licenses. Throughout his career, Steve has been very involved in the Alberta Funeral Service Association, serving as President for 4 years, the Lacombe Kinsmen, Lacombe Minor Hockey, a member of the Lacombe Chamber of Commerce, the United Church Board as well as various other organizations within the communities Wilson’s serves. Steve’s interests include golfing, boating, hunting and spending time with his family.
Terry was born in Victoria but moved back with her parents Ray and Audrey Tinsley to the family farm just east of Lacombe. After graduating from the Lacombe Comp., she worked for the Town of Lacombe before enrolling in nursing. Terry worked as a Registered Nurse at the Lacombe Community Health Care Center, ER & O.R., until joining Steve at the funeral home in 2008. Terry’s involvement in the community includes serving on the Central Alberta Wound Care Team, the Lacombe Kinettes, canvassing for the Heart & Stroke Foundation for many years.
Steve and Terry where married in 1979. They have 3 sons, Kyle, Scott, and Curtis, and one beautiful granddaughter, Bryn.