Lew R. Costello, age 40, of Downers Grove, IL, formerly of Naperville, IL died Sunday, October 14, 2007 at Good Samaritan Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer. Born September 25, 1967 in Naperville, IL.
Lew is survived by his wife, Gina Costello; two children, Mia and Lucas Costello; a brother, Roger Costello; five sisters, Judy (Dave) Johnson, Jenny (Wayne) Simkins, JoAnn (Brad) Leonard, Janet (Gary) Koehring, and Julie (Tim) Schoenherr; parents-in-law, Rosa and Dominick Scumaci; brothers-in-law, Carmen, Frank and Dominick (Donna) Scumaci; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Mary Costello.
Lew was a graduate of Naperville North High School Class of 1985 and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on a baseball scholarship. He was a resident of Naperville for 38 years and attended SS Peter & Paul Church. Lew was a loving husband and father.
Visitation will be held 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM on Wednesday, October 17, 2007 at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home, 44 S. Mill Street, Naperville, IL 60540. A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, October 18, 2007 at 9:30 AM at SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 36 N. Ellsworth, Naperville. Entombment will be at Queen of Heaven Mausoleum, Hillside. For info: (630) 355-0213.
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill Street, Naperville, IL 60540
Published in Naperville Sun from Oct. 16 to Oct. 17, 2007