MATTHEW JOHN LETTICH age 89 passed away on March 18, 2019 in Olympia, Washington.
Matt was born in Seattle on July 20, 1929. He is survived by his wife of 64 years
Carol, daughters and son-in-laws Andrea & Richard Ballew, Dana & Rory
Bradley, granddaughter Brett Ann Murphy, great grandson Jordan Murphy and
partner Breanna Madison and great great grandson August Murphy plus many
great in-laws, nieces & nephews. He delivered papers as a young boy, worked in a
candy factory in his early teens and in his late teens worked the fishing industries
in Alaska. He served 2 years in the US Army then became a truck driver in the
He was an avid fisherman, hunter and card player who enjoyed gatherings with
family and friends. He will be greatly missed by all those who knew and loved
A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019. At Harstine Island Community Hall, 3371 E Harstine Rd N., Shelton, WA. Hours are 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM with food being served at noon. Casual dress, anyone wishing to speak about Matt or tell a funny story about him will be more than welcome to talk.