Richard “Dick” Costello
1937 ∼ 2017
Richard “Dick” Costello, 79, of Sandwich, formerly of Franklin, passed away peacefully at the McCarthy Care Center on March 8, 2017. He was the beloved husband of the late Gail (Bucek) Costello.
Richard graduated from Boston Public Schools and served in the United States Marine Corps for 3 years during peacetime. He worked as a commercial baker for many years until his retirement and served as president of the New England Bakers Association. Richard was an avid “super fan” of the Y-D Red Sox of the Cape Cod Baseball League and enjoyed watching the games with the “gang.” He was a loving father and grandfather and will be dearly missed by all who loved him.
Richard is survived his son Donald R. Costello and wife Stephanie of Glastonbury, CT, his daughter Lyn MacLean and husband Dan of Franklin, his 4 grandchildren including Benjamin and Robert Costello as well as Hannah and Olivia MacLean. He was predeceased by his brother John Costello.
A visitation will be held at the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home 74 Algonquin Ave. (Rte 151) Mashpee on Sunday March 12, 2017 from 4PM to 6PM. A funeral mass will be celebrated at Christ the King Church 3 Job’s Fishing Rd. Mashpee on Monday March 13, 2017 at 10:00am. Burial will be held on Tuesday March 14, 2017 at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne at 10:00am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Boston Children’s Hospital Trust 401 Park Drive, Suite 602 Boston, MA 02215.