Betty J. Mattas, 87, Wilson, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2020 in Tipton.

She was born Dec. 17, 1932 in rural Dorrance to Henry J. and Charlotte (Lilak) Kepka.

She married Emil Mattas on April 3, 1956 in Wilson. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include a son, Francis Mattas, Greenville, S.C.; two daughters, Kathleen Willis, Lenexa, and Teresa Gasper, Tipton; a brother, Raymond Kepka, Dorrance; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Rosemary Dlabl.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, Wilson; burial in St. Wenceslaus Catholic Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church or Wilson Senior Center, in care of Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Wilson.

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