Dorothy M. (Chesky) Costello, age 83 of Collegeville and formerly of Gulph Mills, died on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013.
She was born in Silver Spring, Md. on April 5, 1930, daughter of the late Frederick and Roberta (Barber) Chesky. She was the beloved wife of the late William J. Costello Sr. for 51 years.
She graduated from Upper Merion High School, Class of 1948. She was employed by Bell Telephone as a telephone operator.
She was an avid reader and enjoyed sewing, Gospel music and Nascar Racing. Dorothy held a special place in her heart for her beloved dog, "Smoke."
She is survived by a son, William J. Costello Jr. "Matt" and wife Shirl of Oxford, Pa.; three daughters, Patricia Costello "Trish," of Collegeville, Roberta Costello of Newtown, Pa. and Roberta Greenberg and husband Mark of Eagleville; a brother, Robert Chesky and wife Micky of Arizona; five grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by: a brother, Frederick Chesky; two sisters, Della Leflar and Katherine H. Hartman.
Relatives and friends may pay respects on Tuesday evening, Oct. 29, from 6-8 p.m. or on Wednesday morning, Oct. 30, from 8:30-10 a.m. at the William A. Moore Funeral Home, 708 Fayette St., Conshohocken.
A funeral mass will commence at 10:30 a.m. in St. Gertrude RC Church, Bullock St. & Merion Ave., West Conshohocken, PA.
Interment, Calvary Cemetery in West Conshohocken.