Mary A. Costa

Mary A. Costa, 89, formerly of County Street, Seekonk passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the Morgan Health Center. She was the wife of the late John F. Costa. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Custodio and Maria (Cairns) Araujo. Mrs. Costa worked for the Amica Insurance Company for many years before she retired. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church and also served as a Eucharistic Minister.  She was a member of the Daughters of Isabella, Circle #423, Warwick.  She leaves two daughters, Sandra Ey and her husband Thomas of Warwick and Deborah Lessard of Cranston, three sons, John M. Costa and his husband Robert Keenaghan of Providence, Richard A. Costa and his wife Catherine of Rehoboth and Christopher DiStasio of Warwick, eight grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.  She was the sister of the late Eleanor Rose.  Her funeral will be held on Monday, May 1, 2017 at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Taunton Avenue, Seekonk. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Sunday 4-8.