Pedersen Ryberg On Line Obituaries



Kathleen M. Cousineau, nee Sloan ; age 52 of Schaumburg, IL; Beloved Wife of the late Stephen Cousineau; Loving Mother of Bradley Cousineau, Stephanie Cousineau and Ken Cousineau; Proud Grandmother of Tyler Green ; Devoted Daughter of the late James C. and Lucille Sloan; Dear Sister of Michael (Joy) Sloan, Virginia (George) Jones, Madonna Sloan, Maureen Sloan and the late James J. Sloan. Kathleen is also survived by her friend and longtime partner, Edward Swanson and his children, Matthew and Bryan Swanson. She was affectionately known as "Mama Dukes" by several who were loved as part of the family, including Louis "Guido" Ciampi. Kathleen was a loyal Chicago Cubs and Blackhawks fan; she enjoyed bowling, gardening, cooking, binge watching NCIS and pointing out errors published in the Daily Herald newspaper. Visitation at the Pedersen Ryberg Mortuary, 435 N. York St., Elmhurst, on Friday, May 20, 2016 from 3 to 9 p.m. Funeral Saturday, May 21, 2016 beginning with prayers at the mortuary at 9 a.m. and proceeding to St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Bensenville, IL, Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Please omit flowers. Kate most recently worked for Amvets, if desired, please consider a donation in her name to Amvets ( for info 630-834-1133 or