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Betty J. Marta

January 29, 1941 - February 4, 2019

Betty J. Marta, 78, of Springfield died at 1:05 am, Monday, February 4, 2019 at her home. She was born on January 29, 1941 in Springfield, IL, the daughter of George G. and Rose L. (Pusch) Scattergood. She married James P. Marta on March 22, 1975 and he preceded her in death on December 8, 2018.

She is survived by three daughters, Georgenna Mataya of Girard; Ramona Schussele of Athens and Alicia Marta of Springfield; nine grandchildren; canine companion, Gracie and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Betty was also preceded in death by her parents; one son, Mark Marta and two brothers, Eugene and Marvin Scattergood.

Betty retired from after 17 years from National grocery and Memorial Medical Center.
She was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church and a member of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union.

Visitation: 5:00 – 7:00 pm Thursday, February 7, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield.

Funeral Service: 1:00 pm Friday, February 8, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield with Rev. Paula Carmichael officiating. Burial will follow at Wolf Creek Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to COPD research.

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Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019

Time: 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

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Service Information

Date: Friday, February 8, 2019

Time: 01:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Wolf Creek Cemetery

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Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to COPD research.


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