Betty Matesky, 93, passed away peacefully June 19, 2013 in Bothell, WA. She was born October 23, 1919, in Salt Lake City to Irene (Titus) and Joseph Blumberg. Betty, a fine pianist, accompanist and teacher graduated in 1940 from UCLA with a BA in Music with honors. She married musician Ralph Matesky January 7, 1941. He truly was the love of her life. Ralph died in March, 1979. Betty is survived by daughter Elisabeth and son Michael (Nancy), grandchildren Angela Ertel (Jon) and Michael Matesky II (Katie) and 4 great grandchildren.
A Celebration of Betty's Life will be held Thursday, June 27 at 10:30 a.m. at Acacia Memorial Park and Funeral Home, 14951 Bothell Way NE, Seattle
Published in The Seattle Times from June 22 to June 25, 2013