Matthews, Christine �Chris� (Nee: Petric), co-owner of Just Like New II.
On Tuesday, May 9, 2006 in Peterborough, surrounded by family and friends, at the age of 52 years. Beloved wife of John and loving mother to Victor (Kelly) and Danielle (Dan). Pre-deceased by her father Franc, she will be deeply missed by her mother Daniela, sisters Betty (Darko), Lenka (John), Cindy (Justin), brothers Richard (Lisa), Tony (Kathy) and David (Lydia), and sister-in-law Vicky. Chris was a loving aunt to many nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed by her relatives, especially Aunt Lorraine Matthews, her many close friends, including the women in her breast cancer support group, and many associates. Chris lived life with love and compassion for others and met the challenges of breast cancer with hope and courage. She was a role model for us all. We will miss you Chris. Friends may call at COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 83 Hunter Street West (at the Bridge), Peterborough from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. on Friday. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Anne�s Church, 859 Barnardo Ave., (end of Benson, off Bellevue), on Saturday at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. If desired, condolences to the family, directions to the church, and donations to Hearth Place Cancer Support Centre or the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling 705-742-1875.