Rose (Leighty) Matteson, 63, of Winslow, died at 10:15 a.m. on October 26, 2017, at her residence.
She was born on February 14, 1954, in Huntingburg, to John and Martha Leighty.
She worked as a bookkeeper at Oakland City Building Supply and Leighty’s Trading Post. She attended Mt. Pisgah G.B. Church and was a part of Pike County Womens Ministry and Pike County Jam Club.
(She is survived by her husband, Rodney Matteson; a son, James (Dana)
Hughes, Jr., of Winslow; her mother, Martha Leighty, of Jasper; a sister, Linda Alexander, of Westland, Mich.; and grandchildren, Austin David Hughes and Cheyenne Hughes.
She was preceded in death by her father; a sister, Betty Treadway; and a grandchild, Hayden John Hughes.
Funeral services were at 2 p.m. on Sunday, October 29, 2017, at Mt. Pisgah G.B. Church, with Rev. Jerry Blackwell officiating. Burial followed at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.
Visitation was at Harris Funeral Home in Petersburg on Saturday from 4-8 p.m. and from 10 a.m. until noon on Sunday, then continued from 12:30 p.m. until service time at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Women’s County.