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March 25, 2018

Muriel “Eileen” Matheson (née Peterbaugh) of Kincardine Township, died suddenly at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre – Kincardine hospital, Sunday, March 25, 2018,, in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late John A. Matheson (2016). Dear mother of Allan (Sandy) of Kincardine, Murdock of Kincardine Township, John D. of Kincardine Township, Bill (Laura) of Kincardine Township, and Don (Rhonda Gibbons) of Fort McMurray, Alberta. Cherished grandmother of Kelly, Jessica, Lyndsey, Lucy, Louisa and Dylan. Loving sister of Donald (Ruby) Peterbaugh of Kincardine. Missed by daughter-in-law, Darlene Gulka of Edmonton Alberta; and sisters-in-law, Beverley Peterbaugh of Ripley and Carol Matheson of Oakville. Also missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by her son, Charlie Matheson; brother, Bill Peterbaugh; and brother-in-law, Charlie Matheson. Eileen worked on the farm with her husband, John, for many years, and enjoyed raising their family and being involved in her community. She and John were long-time members of the Kincardine Agricultural Society and received the Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies Service Award in 2013. Visitation will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine, Wednesday, March 28, 2018, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., where the funeral will be held Thursday, March 29, 2018, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Kenneth Craig officiating. Interment, Kincardine Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Kincardine and Community Health Care Foundation, Chalmers Community Church or a charity of choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.