Stephen A. Costello, 62, of Washington, passed away Friday at Daviess Community Hospital.
Born July 23, 1951, in Erie County, New York, he was the son of Delbert and Helen (Benedict) Costello.
He retired as a deputy for the Erie County Sheriff’s Department. He enjoyed volunteering at the Daviess County Historical Museum.
He is survived by his wife, Rebecca (Rutledge) Costello, whom he married March 18, 2004; a daughter; a grandson; four stepchildren; 10 stepgrandchildren; one brother; and one sister.
A private graveside service and burial is planned. He will be laid to rest in Spring Hill Cemetery in Shoals.
Arrangements are being made through Queen-Lee Funeral Home in Shoals. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.queenlee.com