Mary Jean S. Matti, 61
Jan. 11, 1955 — Feb. 6, 2016

Mary Jean S. Matti of Hartford passed away Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at Aurora Hartford Hospital at the age of 61. She was born Jan. 11, 1955, in Hartford, the daughter of Elmer and Gladys (nee Werner) Matti. Mary Jean was very courageous fighting her battle with cancer. She loved gardening and cooking and special times with her family. She was a charter member of Washington County NAMI — National Alliance on Mental Illness.

Mary Jean is survived by her loving son, Joshua (Charlotte) Matti of Oconomowoc, and her stepson, Timothy Gahlman. Also surviving are her brothers, Elroy (fiancée June Karnitz) Matti of Waterford and John (Mary) Matti of Hartford, and sister-in-law, Donna Matti. She is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Mary Jean is preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Fred.

Family will receive relatives and friends from 4:30-6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, with a memorial service to follow at 6 p.m. at the Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home (226 S. Main St., Hartford). The Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home-Hartford is serving the family: