Meyers, 89, of Valparaiso, passed away on January 19, 2018.
She was born on
September 21, 1928, in Valparaiso, to Erwin and Vivian (Worstall) Gorges,
who both preceded her in death.
Phyllis had worked
in the Duneland School System as a teacher before retiring. She was also a
founding member of Faith Memorial Lutheran Church in Valparaiso and a member
of the Moose Lodge. Her hobbies included reading, travel, and playing cards.
Phyllis is survived
by her children Jeff Matanich of Indianapolis, Larry (Rita) Matanich of
Kentucky, Lee Matanich of Florida, and Todd (Peggy) Matanich of California.
Also surviving are her grandchildren Mathew Matanich, Kathy Seaton, Michelle
Johnson; Roger Matanich, Thomas Matanich, Pamela Iniguel; Christopher
Bakutis, Valerie Smith, Steven Matanich, Amy Ivey; Laurie Dix, and Julie
Ullmann. She has 27 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in
death by her husbands; Robert Hurst, Mike Matanich, and Kenneth Meyers, and
A visitation for
her will take place on Saturday, February 3, 2018, at Faith Memorial
Lutheran Church, 753 N Calumet Ave., Valparaiso, IN, from noon until the
time of service.
will be held at 1:15 p.m. at the church, with Pastor Eric Schoech
In lieu of flowers,
donations may be made to VNA Hospice of Valparaiso.
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