Anne Marie Matuzak, age 73, of Alpena passed away peacefully on Friday, July 4, 2014, at home.

Anne was born on Nov. 13, 1940, to the late James L. and Ruth (Poirier) Scott in Alpena, Mich. She married Gary L. Matuzak on May 20, 1961, at St. Anne Catholic Church with the Rev. Fr. William Simon officiating. Gary preceded her in death on Oct. 20, 2009.

Anne was a secretary for National Gypsum and later retired from Inland Lakes Management. She was a member of 1940 Anchor Society, Friends of Alpena County Library, and Ladies VFW Aux. 2496.

Anne is survived by her three sisters, Betty (Richard) Kreger of Ruskin, Fla., Judi (Harry) Sobczak of Alpena, and Gail (Ron) Young of Alpena; one sister-in-law, Cindy (Randy) Hartman of Alpena; two brothers-in-law, Jim (Karen) Matuzak of Alpena, and Rich (Carol) Matuzak of Traverse City, Mich., as well as several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Anne was preceded in death by her husband, Gary, and one sister, Joan Scott of Newport, R.I.

Friends and family will gather at the Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home on Friday, July 11, 2014, from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a funeral service beginning at 7 p.m. at the Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home with the Rev. Fr. James Fitzpatrick officiating.

Interment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Huron Humane Society.