Lou Costella, beloved wife of the late William (Bill) Costella, passed away peacefully on January 28, 2009 at the age of 94 years.
Lou was born July 26, 1914 in a small one room home in Domremy, Saskatchewan. She married Bill on April 10, 1940 and was a devoted homemaker. Lou lived a full and active life with Bill; they loved to square dance, play cards and travel in their RV. She dedicated her life to the care of her family.
Lou is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Dwaine and Joan, and Paul and Gail; four grandchildren, Todd (Deanna), Murray (Shannon), Keegan, and Larissa; and two great granddaughters, Amelia and Sadie. She is also survived by her sisters, Clara Nosek, Leona Adams and Francis Cooper as well as many nieces and nephews.
A Private Family Service will be held. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 521-3433 or the Canadian Mental Health Association, 595 Montreal Road, Suite 303, Ottawa, ON K1K 4L2 Telephone: (613) 745-7750 ext. 224, www.cmha.ca.
Special thanks to the DAL team of the Colonel Belcher Seniors Residence.
In living memory of Lou Costella, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences