Age 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.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial donations may be made in Betty's memory to:
Vista Del Mar Child and Family Services
3200 Motor Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90034
310-836-1223 x 226http://www.vistadelmar.org/tribute-card-donation/