Memorial services will be 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 16, 2018 at the United in Christ Lutheran Church in Dellwood, Wisconsin. Pastor Randal Walter Schoemann will officiate. Visitation will be Sunday, September 16th, 2018 from 12:30 p.m. until the time of service at the church.
Kathleen was born December 29, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois to Theodore and Elizabeth (Petrik) Matthies. Kathleen graduated from Harrison high School in Chicago. She went on to work for many years as a secretary at Triner Scale in Chicago where she met her future husband Samuel Swensen. They were married on January 17, 1976 in Riverside, IL.
Kathleen enjoyed solving crossword puzzles, playing board and card games but most of all she enjoyed good times with family and friends. She was an active member of United in Christ Lutheran Church.
Memorials may be directed in Kathleen’s memory to United in Christ Lutheran Church.
Kathleen was preceded in death by her parents Theodore and Elizabeth Matthies and her husband Samuel Swensen.
Kathleen is survived by her brothers Michael (Marcia) Matthies of Mundelein, IL and Charles Matthies of Downers Grove, IL; niece Deborah (Matthies) Schardt and nephew Michael Matthies; and many cousins and dear friends.
Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit www.roseberrys.com for online condolences and further information.