NMU Student Who Died Identified

Saturday 6, 2013

MARQUETTE, Mich. --  The female student was found deceased in her Woodland Park apartment Friday  (April 5) has been identified as Monica Matus, 22, of Chicago.  Matus was an art and design-secondary education major and a film studies minor.

Although the body will undergo an autopsy Monday (April 8), no foul play is suspected, according to NMU Public Safety and Police Services.

A memorial service is being planned and those details will be made available at a later date.


Cindy Paavola
Director of Communications