Kathleen Alt Peterson passed away on Thursday, June 13, 2013 at the age of 72. Devoted wife of Paul Joseph Peterson Jr. Mother of Kathy Peterson Sweeney (Kerry) and Paul Joseph Peterson III (Aileen). Loving grandmother of Amanda Lynn and Allison Marie Sweeney and Abbey Rose and Carly Marie Peterson. Kathleen is preceded in death by her parents Jacob Alt and Vera Alt Perkins. She is also survived by two sisters. A native of New Orleans, Louisiana and a resident of Metairie, Louisiana for the past 12 years. She was retired from Tulane Medical Center after 25 years of service. Profound gratitude is extended to her loving caregivers Sisters Servants of Mary and Denisela "DeeDee" Demesme. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, 6425 West Metairie Ave. on Saturday June 15, 2013 at 12:00pm. Visitation will begin at 9:00am and continue until Mass time. Interment to follow in Lake Lawn Cemetery All Saints Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers the family would prefer donations to Sisters Servants of Mary, 5001 Perlita St., New Orleans, LA 70122. Condolences may be expressed at www.schoencanalstreet.com
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from June 13 to June 15, 2013