Carole J. Costello
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Carole J. Costello, 77, passed away on June 18, 2023 at Sebastian River Medical Center. She was the wife of Charles Costello. They shared 57 years of marriage together.
Born in Providence, Rhode Island, she was the daughter of Herbert and Rita Reed. For 22 years, she performed office management duties at Brown University. She originally worked in the German department and ended up working in the American Civilization department.
She was a member of the East Providence Jr. Women’s Club, The First Presbyterian Church of Sebastian, the Quonset / Davisville Navy Yacht Club, the East Providence Community Chorus, and The Silvertone Chorus. She enjoyed singing, boating, cruising, and sailing. She was loving, outgoing, friendly, and caring. She was also known for being able to have a conversation with anyone that she met.
Carole is survived by her husband Charles; her son Carl Costello (Laurie); her three grandchildren: Justin Costello, Ashley Costello, and Amber Costello (Jonathan Frazier); her five great-grandchildren: Mason Frazier, Everley Frazier, Jackson Frazier, Isabella Costello, and Scarlett Costello; her siblings: Joan Kaya (Louis), Janet Gausland, and Edward Reed; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, her son Christopher Costello, and her brother Bob Reed.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend Calling Hours on Sunday August 6, 2023 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside from 12-2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to The Ronald McDonald House, 45 Gay Street, Providence, RI, 02905 would be deeply appreciated.