Matthew Hudson Kime 1978 ~ 2010 Matthew Hudson Kime was born on December 19, 1978, in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada, to Robert and Barbara Kime, the fifth of 11 children. He died unexpectedly on Easter Sunday, April 4, 2010, of complications arising from a strep infection. Matthew was a happy, intelligent, gifted child, and grew up to love rock climbing and snow-boarding. He graduated from Woods Cross High School, and from Southern Utah University with a degree in Chemistry, and from the University of Utah Medical School. He was completing his residency in Internal Medicine at the University Medical Center.He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served an honorable mission to the Ireland, Dublin Mission. He was an outstanding pianist with a special love for Chopin, and also played the banjo and guitar. He married his friend who became his true love, Amie Cline, on August 24, 2007. Soon afterward he adopted her three wonderful children, Shayla, Jacob, and Dylan. Matthew was respected by his associates as a physician with great promise. He was especially empathetic and compassionate toward his patients. He was a loving husband, father, son, and brother, who was in turn dearly loved. He will be sorely missed by his heartbroken family, friends, and colleagues, who will cherish remembering that he was brilliant and determined and that he loved to laugh. He is survived by his wife, Amie, his daughter, Shayla (14), his sons, Jacob (12) and Dylan (10), his parents, and his siblings: Robert and (wife) Sharon, Michael, Stephen, Richard, Mary, Sarah, Benjamin, Bradley, Rachel and Emily. He also has 10 nieces and nephews. The family expresses heartfelt gratitude to the excellent critical care staff at St. Marks Hospital; to friends who gave the kindest loving support through his hospitalization; and to the fabulous staff at the University Medical Center Neurological Critical Care Unit for their heroic efforts and reverent care. Each one who attended him is profoundly and deeply appreciated. There will be a private memorial, for invited guests only, on Friday. Funeral services open to all will be on Saturday, April 10, at 1 p.m. at the Val Verda 2nd and 9th Ward Building, 3317 South 800 West, in Bountiful. There will be no viewing, but family will receive visitors from 11:30 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.
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Published in Deseret News from Apr. 8 to Apr. 9, 2010