Lillian Therese Costello
Wednesday
5
September

Visitation at Church

9:30 am - 10:45 am
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
St. Maria Goretti RC Church
1601 Derstine Road
Hatfield , Pennsylvania, United States
Wednesday
5
September

Funeral Mass

11:00 am
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
St. Maria Goretti RC Church
1601 Derstine Road
Hatfield , Pennsylvania, United States

Final Resting Place

Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
P.O. Box 27544
Cheltenham, Pennsylvania, United States

Obituary of Lillian Therese Costello

Lillian Therese Costello, “Theresa”, age 85, passed away on August 29, 2018. 

She was born in Wilson, NC on March 15, 1933, a daughter of the late Joseph E. and Nellie (Cannon) Rabil.  

Theresa lived in Hatfield for 12 years where she was a faithful member of Saint Maria Goretti RC Church and volunteered in the rectory.  Prior to moving to Hatfield, she lived in Dresher. 

Theresa earned her Bachelor’s Degree at Atlantic Christian College in Wilson, NC and her Master’s Degree from East Carolina University. 

She worked at St. Joseph’s Hospital as Asst. Controller for 37 years and then worked as Director of the ER at Crozer Chester Medical Center for 5 years.

Theresa was the beloved wife of the late Joseph Costello.

She is survived by her daughter, Mary (and her husband Daniel) Brogan,

three grandchildren, Sean, Joseph & Erin Brogan,                     

three sisters-in-law, Helen Rabil, Lorraine Rabil, and Patricia Costello. 

Along with her husband and parents, Theresa was preceded in death by her siblings, Beau (and his wife Martha) Rabil, Addie (and her husband Mitchell) Farris, George Rabil, Albert Rabil, and Edward Rabil.        

Her Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 11:00 AM at St. Maria Goretti RC Church, 1601 Derstine Road, Hatfield, PA 19440. 

Friends may call on Wednesday morning from 9:30 AM to 10:45 AM at the Church.   

Interment will take place in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Cheltenham, PA. 

Memorial contributions may be made in Theresa’s memory to: Alzheimer's Association, 399 Market Street Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19106 OR Catholic Charities Appeal, CL# 4710, P.O. Box 95000, Philadelphia, PA 19195-4710.

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