Joan R. Costello
Joan Russell Costello passed away January 23, 2020 in Niagara Hospice House. Born April 12, 1930 in Lockport, she was the daughter of Alfred B. and Lorraine (Johnston) Russell. She was predeceased by her husband, Donald J. Costello in 1989.
Joan is survived by her eight sons, Thomas (Tammy Weir) Costello, Timothy (Liz) Costello, Mark (Mary) Costello, D. James Swing, Dinah Swing, Kevin (Joanie) Costello, Daniel (Julie) Costello, Brian (Mary Jo) Costello and Michael Costello; grandchildren, Shawn (Lynne) Costello, Shannon (Geoff) Volland, Adam Costello, Christopher Costello, Katelyn Costello, Timothy (Kelsey) Costello, Joshua Walker, Chaelon (Liza) Costello, Emily (Adam) Crissman, Erin Costello, the late Erica Marie Costello, Amanda (Tom) Stahl, William Costello, Zachary Costello (Justine Battaglia), Cassandra "CC" Costello, Sara Costello, Kevin Costello and Alyssa Costello; nine great- grandchildren, Brady, Grace and Nora Crissman, Morgan Costello, Alivia and Madelyn Volland, Riley Costello, Hannah and Zane Stahl; siblings, Kathleen (the late Raymond) Navarre; sister-in-law, Mary Russell and the late Eugene "Rip" Russell, Rev. Alfred Russel, OSFS, and Sr. Judy Russel, SMNM; also survived by her niece, Kathleen (Charlie) Burt and nephews, Robert (Patricia) Russell, William (Cindy) Russell, Richard (Margaret) Russell. Also survived by her dear friend, Carol Griesser.
Relatives and friends may call Monday, Jan. 27th from 4-8 PM in Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St., Lockport. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, Jan. 28th at 11 AM in All Saints RC Church, 76 Church St., Lockport. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to Niagara Hospice or St Jude Children's Hospital.
Published on January 24, 2020


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Donna schader
Jan 30, 2020
So sorry Brian I just heard of your mom passing. Sending you love and prayers.
Sara Truax Marleau
Jan 28, 2020
My deepest condolences to the family.
Jay Marotta
Jan 27, 2020
I will miss her smiling face and great personality at morning mass truly a special woman
Wayne Krieger
Jan 25, 2020
Brian, I was saddened to hear about the passing or your mother. I will have your mother and your entire family in my prayers.
Kathy Martin
Jan 25, 2020
My heart goes out to the entire Costello Family, and is with you all in spirit as you both grieve the loss of your Mom, and celebrate her amazing life. I am grateful she gave “us” all of YOU!
Much love and hugs to everyone in your INCREDIBLE Family,
Kathy Martin
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Jan 25, 2020
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Len and Kathy Paine
Jan 25, 2020
Kevin, Joanie and the Costello family,
So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Helen Hayden Unterborn
Jan 24, 2020
So glad that I ran into Joanie out shopping . Shared lovely memories and a hug I’ll hold dear. Keeping you all in my prayers.
John & Judy Buczkowski
Jan 24, 2020
Dear Brian and all the Costello family, we are so very sorry for the loss of your mom. Nothing anyone can say to ease your pain But just know she’s with God who will take care of her now with no more pain. She’s with your dad too. If we can do anything thing to help please let us know .. prayers and deepest sympathy to you and yours. 😢😢🙏🙏➕➕💕💕