“Today we mourn the loss of an incredible activist, an amazing person and a dear friend – Marlys Matuszak.
“From chairing the party, to running Congressman Dave Obey’s very first campaign, to serving as the 7th CD Chair, Marlys gave so much of her life to this party and the ideals that we fight for. She advised chairs, helped candidates across the state, and was the authority on party operation.
“We have lost an activist, a party chair, an advisor, and a cherished friend. We will move forward working to echo just some of the energy and commitment Marlys brought with her every day.”
A memorial service will be held in Marlys’ honor on Saturday February 19 from 12:00p.m. to 2:00p.m. at the Rose Garden at
. The memorial will include a reception line at 12:00, remarks fro mCongressman Obey at 12:30p.m. and light food reception at 1:00p.m.