Sharon L. Costello


Sharon L. Costello, 75, of Bellefontaine, passed away Friday evening, Feb. 14, 2014, at Mary Rutan Hospital.

She was born in Bellefontaine on Oct. 17, 1938, to the late Harold E. and Eunice I. Taylor Brunson.

Survivors include her children, Tina (Ric) Norton and Kelly Costello, both of Bellefontaine, Scott Graves of Webster, Mass., Vince Costello of Clarksburg, W.Va., and Doug Costello of Lima; 10 grandchildren, Aimee, Vince, Justin, Christopher, Kacie, Britni, Brandi, Amber, Amanda and Sam; 13 great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Kathy Costello of Clarksburg; sisters, Sondra Billings of Winter Haven, Fla., Patricia (Tom) Simpson, Sue (Jim) Jackson and Becky (Wayne) Major, all of Bellefontaine, and Elaine Longerbeam of Charlottesville, Va.; and brothers, Dale (Gundi) Brunson of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Steve Brunson of Hollywood, Fla.

Sharon worked at D.A.B. before retiring in 2001. She also had worked at the Bellefontaine Elks. Sharon enjoyed reading, playing cards, working crossword puzzles and spending time with her grandkids.

Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine, where Pastor Gene Marine officiates a memorial service at 11 a.m. Saturday, followed by inurnment at Huntsville Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charities of the donors’ choices.

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