Matilda M. Muren

June 18, 1912 - Aug. 17, 2006

Matilda M. Muren, 94, formerly of Milwaukee, died Thursday, Aug. 17, 2006, at her residence at Blue Springs Lake. She was born June 18, 1912, in Yugoslavia, the daughter of Michael and Katherine Fabianac.

She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

She is survived by her daughters, Kathryn Hodgson of Marietta, Ga., and Janice (John) Shaw of Coronado, Calif.; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank, one brother, two sisters and a son-in-law, James.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, at Mealy’s Funeral Home, 320 W. Main St., Palmyra. A Mass of Christian burial will be said at noon Sunday, Aug. 20, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 919 W. Main St., Palmyra. The Rev. Eric Nielson will officiate with burial at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Palmyra.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Mary’s Catholic Church or Rainbow Hospice are appreciated.

Mealy’s Funeral Home of Palmyra, 495-2127, is serving the family.