Kathleen T. Keane formerly of Mount Prospect Prayers for Kathleen T. Keane (nee Nicholson), 86, of Palatine for one year, will be said at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, at Matz Funeral Home, 410 E. Rand Road, Mount Prospect, proceeding to St. Emily Church, for a Mass at 10 a.m. The Rev. David Ryan will officiate. Interment will be in All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, May 29, at the funeral home. Born April 8, 1921, in New York, N.Y., she died Wednesday, May 23, 2007, in Palatine. Kathleen was raised in Tuam, County Galway, Ireland and was a homemaker. She was the beloved wife of the late Maurice; loving mother of Gerry, Noreen and the late Mary Kay and Stephen; dear sister of Nora Cooney and the late John Nicholson and Margaret Hayes; and godmother of Mary Toland; and aunt of many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorials to The Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, 9480 N. De Mazenod Drive, Belleville, IL 62223-1160, www.oblatesusa.org appreciated. For information, 847-394-2336. Published in the Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on 5/27/2007.