Costello was predeceased by his parents; his brother, Phillip; his sister, Mary and his wife, Mary (Ford). He is survived by a nephew, Michael of Rockport; his four children and five grandnieces and three great-grandnephews. He was especially grateful to Carmen Munoz-Ross and Deborah Rillihan, who provided loving care and support in his later years.
ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral arrangements are being conducted by the John Breen Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., 35 Merrimack Street, No. Andover, MA. His funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, January 18, 2014, at 11:30 a.m. in St. Michael’s Parish, No. Andover, MA. Burial will be at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations in his name may be made to St. Michael’s Memorial Fund or to the McQuade Library at Merrimack College.