Wellsville, NY - Katherine Costello, age 97, a former long time resident of East State Street passed away on Sunday, April 12, 2015, at the Wellsville Manor Care Center. She was born on September 13, 1917 in the Town of Willing on the Stone Dam Road to Mathew and Daisy Jordan Costello.
Katherine was employed by the former J and M Restaurant in Wellsville who enjoyed watching pro wrestling on TV. She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church in Wellsville. Katherine was the last of her of her 12 brothers and sisters and is survived by a brother in law Paul Michalegko of Erie, Pennsylvania, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Friends are invited to call on Wednesday, April 15, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the J.W. Embser Sons Funeral Home in Wellsville. On Thursday a prayer service will be held at 10:30 am in the Funeral Home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 11 am in the Immaculate Conception Church. Katherine’s burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery and memorials in her name may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. To leave online condolences please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.