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Veronica Magas Matulich

Zadarska, Croatia
Death 17 Jul 2005 (aged 99)
Ocean Springs, Jackson County, Mississippi, USA
Burial New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 100006641 · View Source
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Mrs. Veronica Magas Matulich (1906-2005), age 99, of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, died Sunday, July 17, 2005, in Ocean Springs.

Mrs. Matulich was born on the island of Molat, Zadar County, Croatia, and was raised in Biloxi, Mississippi. She was a former longtime resident of Metairie, Louisiana, and had been a resident of Ocean Springs since 1996. Mrs. Matulich was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Ocean Springs.

Veronica was preceded in death by her husband, Marko 'Mike' Matulich (1895-1957); parents, George A. Magas Jr. (1873-1929) and Mikela Bistirlich (1879-1952), a native of Bozava, Dugi Otok, also a Croatian island. She was survived by two nieces, Bernadine Marchitto and husband Ralph, of Ocean Springs, and Olga Bold; three nephews, Robert Gegen of Ocean Springs, George Omas of Washington, D.C., and William Gegen; a great-niece, Deborah Lynn Wren and husband, John, and a great-great-niece, Rebecca Elizabeth Wren.

Visitation will be on Wednesday, July 20, 2005, from 9-10:30 AM, with a 10:30 AM Mass of Christian Burial, all at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. Burial will follow at 2:30 PM in the St. Louis #3 Cemetery in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The Ocean Springs Chapel of Bradford O'Keefe Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


The Sun Herald, [Biloxi, Mississippi], 'Veronica Magas Matulich', July 19, 2005, p. A6.




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