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Barbara Ann (nee Lattner) Kosmen

July 28, 1931 ~ November 22, 2023 (age 92) 92 Years Old

Barbara Kosmen Obituary

Barbara Ann Kosmen, nee Lattner. Age 92, formerly of Park Ridge. Beloved wife to the late Walter L. Kosmen. Loving mother of Walter Lee (the late Carol), John M. (Dana) and the late Stephen P. (the late Donna) Kosmen. Devoted grandmother of Jeremy (Anna), Stacy, Nick (Kim), Tyler, Amanda and Michael Kosmen. Great-grandmother of Ryot, Kendyll and Caleb Kosmen. Devoted aunt to her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, F. Paul and H. Jewell Lattner as well as her brother, Doug Lattner.

Barbara was raised in Edison Park and spent her summers in Paddock Lake at the family cottage. She graduated from Taft High School where she met her husband Walter and they later raised their kids in Park Ridge. She enjoyed vacationing in Minocqua, WI and spending time with her family.

A visitation will be held at Ryan-Parke Funeral Home, 120 S. Northwest Hwy., Park Ridge, on Friday, December 1st, from 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 11 a.m. Interment to follow in Town of Maine Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to be made in Barbara's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital,

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December 1, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Ryan-Parke Funeral Home
120 S. Northwest Hwy.
Park Ridge, IL 60068

Funeral Service
December 1, 2023

11:00 AM
Ryan-Parke Funeral Home
120 S. Northwest Hwy.
Park Ridge, IL 60068


Town of Maine Cemetery

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068


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