Wanda E. Matelski, age 90 of Boyne Falls died Friday, September 16, 2011 at her home surrounded by her loving family.[private]
Wanda was born on September 25, 1920 the daughter of Michael and Bernice (Sajk) Fumanek in Standish, MI. On August 1, 1981 Wanda married Walter Matelski at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Boyne Falls.
Wanda was very active in the St. Augustine Catholic Church by being president of the Altar Guild and doing all of the funeral luncheons and whatever she could do for her church. She also was active in the choir and was always asked to sing certain songs in polish. She enjoyed ice skating, bowling, cross country skiing and traveling with her husband to France, Germany and Alaska.
Wanda is survived by her husband Walter; two sons Thomas Parker of Grand Rapids, James Parker of Georgia; one sister Sophia Podufaly of Boyne Falls; seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her first husband and her son Carl Parker.
Visitation will be held 2-4pm and 6-8pm at St. Augustine Church in Boyne Falls with the reciting of the Rosary at 7:30pm.
Mass will be celebrated for Wanda at 11:00pm Friday, September 23, 2011 at the church with Fr. Duane Wachowiak serving as celebrant.
Interment will take place at St. Augustine Cemetery.
Family request memorial donations to be directed to the St. Augustine Church Altar Guild or to Mass Intentions.
Stackus Funeral Home of Boyne City is serving the family.[/private]