McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

July 9, 2013

Linda Gail Costello


Submitted report

McALESTER — Linda Gail Costello, 57, of Hartshorne, died Monday, July 8, 2013, at her home.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at First Assembly of God Church in Hartshorne with the Rev. Scott Horstman officiating. Burial will be at Elmwood Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Brumley-Mills Funeral Home of Hartshorne.

Born Aug. 4, 1955, in Oklahoma City, she was the daughter of Virgil Leroy and Dorothy Laverne (Price) Chaney. She enjoyed collecting Coke products, playing bingo, spending time with her family and loved to go watch her grandkids play ball.

She attended First Assembly of God Church in Hartshorne.

Survivors include children and spouses, Christina and Michael Baker, Mindi and William Battles, David and Michelle Ledbetter and Angela Andrukitis; 16 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; stepfather, Arthur Lee Chaney, and brother and sister-in -law, Virgil Leeroy Chaney Jr, and Sharon Chaney.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Virgil Leeroy and Dorothy Laverne (Price) Chaney; son, John Costello Jr.; granddaughter, Brittani Nicol Baker; brother, Calvin Lee Chaney, and stepmother, Wanda Chaney.

Pallbearers will be Lynn Talley, Eddie Costello, Michael Costello, John Costello Sr., Colton Baker and Oscar Battles.