Louis Joseph Costanzo

June 26, 1915 - August 29, 2009

06/26/1915 - 08/29/2009

Past Services

Visitation
Monday August 31, 2009
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger St.
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions
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Rosary/Vigil Services
Monday 7:00 p.m.

Cemetery
Tuesday September 01, 2009
Mt. Calvary Cemetery Wheeling
National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
Directions
Service
Tuesday September 01, 2009
10:00 am
St. Michael Catholic Church - Wheeling
1225 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
242-1560 | Directions
Visitation
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger St.
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions
Additional Information:

Rosary/Vigil Services
Monday 7:00 p.m.

COSTANZO, Louis Joseph, 94, of Wheeling, WV, died Saturday, August 29, 2009 at home.
He was born June 26, 1915 in Wheeling, a son of the late Louis and Concetta Bartella Costanzo.
Mr. Costanzo was a retired Public Accountant of Costanzo & Assoc., a former employee of the IRS, former treasurer of Lee C. Paull Inc., a member of the National Society of Accountants, WV Public Accountants Association, WV Society of Certified Public Accountants, Wheeling Elks Lodge #28, Knights of Columbus Carroll Council #504, Serra Club of Wheeling, Sisters of St. Joseph Auxiliary, a member of St. Michael Catholic Church and Holy Name Society.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a daughter, Marjorie Ann “Margie” Michitti, four brothers, Arkle, Joseph, Carl and Robert Costanzo, three sisters, Theresa Boneventura, Josephine Donato and Virginia Sidrow.
Surviving are his wife, Marjorie W. Bauer Costanzo, three sons, Louis J. Costanzo III Jane of Wheeling; Mike V. Costanzo Susan of Dublin, OH; Tom L. Costanzo Jill of Scottsdale, AZ; one daughter, Mary E. Smoulder George of Wheeling; one sister, Helen Boyles of Cypress, CA; a son-in-law, Raymond Michitti of Wayne, PA; seven grandchildren, Jennifer, Michael David, Wendy, Michael Vallie, Jesse, Megan and Daniel, two step grandchildren, Rebecca and Katherine, four great grandchildren, Ryan, Laken, Olivia and Jadon, several nieces and nephews.
Friends received 4-8 p.m. Monday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, where Rosary Devotions and Vigil services will be held at 7:00 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 1, 2009 at St. Michael Catholic Church, Wheeling.
Interment in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Serra Club, St. Michael Parish School, United Way of the Upper OhioValley or Catholic Charities.
Offer condolences online at altmeyer.com

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Mechelle and Orie Robinson
7 years ago

Dear Lou and Jane and Family,

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Janie, Brian, and Jason Miller
7 years ago

Dear Lou, Jane, and Family

We send to you our deepest condolences and our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Sylvia McNeil
7 years ago

Dear Marge and Family–To let you know so many thoughts and prayers are with you and yours–Take care–Keep the faith and May God Bless you with His Peace and Love–“When someone you love becomes a memory,that memory becomes a treasure!” Sincerely, Sylvia McNeil

Nancy Bauer
7 years ago

Earl and I were saddened to hear that Uncle Louie had passed away. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

S. Earl Bauer, Jr.

Nancy Bauer

Sidney E. Bauer III

Maria Rodriguez
7 years ago

Lou, I am so sorry to hear about Mr. C. I have class during the visitation and service so I won’t be able to make it up. You all are in my prayers.

Heather Rak
7 years ago

Lou, Jane and Family,

I am very sorry to hear of Mr. C’s passing. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers during this time of sorrow.

Helen Boyles
7 years ago

Louie,

I love and miss you! You were one of the best brother’s anyone could ask for. You were always there for me when I needed you most. Please watch over us. You will always be in my thoughts and prayers.

Love your baby sister,

Helen

Bea Rodriguez
7 years ago

Mrs.Marge Costanzo and Family, With sympathy in the loss of Mr.Costanzo.

I was Margie´s friend in Wayne, back in the 80´s. We started looking for info when her @ stopped being answered. I am so saddened to read ¨she preceded her father¨. She was a special & wonderful person, so giving and kind. Please tell Ray,Megan and Daniel to contact me & Diana.So sorry about the loss of your loved ones. My thoughts and prayers,

William G. Fisher
7 years ago

to Mrs. Costanzo, Lou, Mary, Tom, George, Jill, Jane the entire family, I could not stand in the long line with my bad hip so I did not stay at the funeral home, will send Lou & Mary cards, my best to Tom. I get a new hip 9/28 in Columbus, Bill & Emily Fisher

Robert & Bonnie Joseph
7 years ago

Uncle Louie was one of the kindest and special people we have ever met. It was an honor and a priviledge to have known him. He will truly be missed.

Mary & Steven Harker
7 years ago

Uncle Louie,

You will always be in our hearts and our prayers, and we will remember you always. Don’t forget “I’ll get you on the curve”…

Love you!

Michelle Harker
7 years ago

Uncle Louie,

We love and miss you more than you know. I know that you’ll have your Notre Dame blanket by your side and will always be watching over the “Fighting Irish” from the best seat in the house. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone.

Love you!

Michelle

Green Valley Packing
7 years ago

WE WERE VERY SADDENED TO HEAR OF MR. COSTANZO’S PASSING. HE WAS ALWAYS VERY NICE TO US UP HERE WHEN HE CAME TO GET HIS “FAVORITE” HOT SAUSAGE. WE ARE THINKING OF YOUR FAMILY IN YOUR TIME OF SORROW.

Edward A. Young
7 years ago

With Sympathy in the loss of your loved one. Caring thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

I still have the ring rosary he gave me when i retired in 1987. I was President & owner of Contract Business Interiors when i retired.