Donald J. Cosmano, age 79, resident of Danbury, WI, died June 16, 2013, was born Oct. 6, 1933 in Chicago, IL to James and Delilah Cosmano. Donald received his Bachelor's Degree in Education at Chicago Teachers College and his Master's Degree in Education at University of Indiana. He taught in the Chicago Public School system for 30 years. Donald served his country in the US Army. He was a member of Chicago Teachers Union and Knights of Columbus in Webster, WI. His hobbies included fishing, gardening and bird watching. He was preceded in death by his parents Delilah in 1937 and James in 1988, his stepmother Jean 2001 and brother James 1987. Donald is survived by his siblings: Vincent (Sue), William (Lesley), Jean Marie (Frank) Longo and Richard (Lynne), along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A funeral mass would be held on Saturday, June 29th at St. Fabian Catholic Church in Bridgeview, IL at 11:15 a.m. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Family Funeral Home, Webster, WI and Otto V. Stransky & Son Funeral Home, Chicago, IL. Online condolences can be made at www.swedberg-taylor.com
. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Ruby's Food Shelf at 24534 State Highway 70 & 35, Siren, WI 54872.