Joanne M. Matiya

Joanne M. Matiya (Nee Paaske), 74, of Northlake and a former longtime resident of the Lyons, LaGrange Park, Brookfield and Riverside area, died April 26, 2022 after a brief illness. 

Ms. Matiya is survived and will be missed by her sister, Barbara Paaske; her daughter, Jennifer (Kevin) Wolf; her grandson, Harrison Wolf; her brother-in-law, Rick Matiya; her cousins, Mark (Lesley) Felix, Brandon (Lisa Bradi) Felix, Trevor Felix, Lindsey (Joe Mantel) Felix and Erika (Blake) Chiaro; and many extended cousins. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael; her parents, Marie and John; and brother-in-law, Lee Tracy.

Donations in memory of Joanne can be made online to the Sheldrick Wild Life Trust sheldrickwildlifetrust.org/donate.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at woodlawnchicago.com for the Matiya family.

Woodlawn Funeral Home, Forest Park, handled arrangements.