Matula, Betty Jane, Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away Sunday April 5, 2015. Age 90 years. Betty Jane Svrcina was born April 21, 1924 in Saginaw, Michigan to Peter and Frances (Durcak) Svrcina. They preceded her in death. Betty was also predeceased by her former husband John. She loved to garden and especially enjoyed her violets. Surviving are her sons: Thomas (Jean) Matula, Ted (Elaine) Matula, Bob (Kelly) Matula; her daughter Susan Matula; 2 daughters-in-law, Annette and Betty; 12 grandchildren; and many great grandchildren. Betty was predeceased by 2 sons, Gary and Richard; 2 brothers, Steve and Frank; and 6 sisters: Nelly, Mary, Annie, Caroline, Martha and Bertha. Rev. Richard Sayad will officiate the funeral service on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 10 a.m. at Reitz Herzberg Funeral Home, 1550 S. Midland Road. Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in St. Charles. The family invites friends to visit at the funeral home on Friday, April 10 from 6-8 p.m., and Saturday one hour before the funeral. Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at www.reitzherzberg.com.