Clare Theresa Matteson

March 20, 1929 - July 26, 2007

Clare Theresa Matteson was born March 20, 1929, and joined her beloved husband, Jerry, on Thursday, July 26, 2007, at age 78.

She is the dear mother of Mike Matteson, Gary Matteson, Jane Gardeski, Steve Matteson, Kathy Wolf, Dennis Matteson and Monica Hall; loving grandmother of 21; and loving great-grandmother of eight.

Already having celebrated her 50th wedding anniversary, she looked so forward to the moment she would reunite with her lifelong partner.

Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until the 7 p.m. Mass of Christian burial Tuesday, July 31, at St. Thomas Catholic Church, 305 First St., Waterford. Private interment will be held at a later date in Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Union Grove.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to AngelsGrace Hospice, W359-N7430 Brown St., town of Oconomowoc, WI 53066.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.