Margery Mae Costanzo |

Margery Mae Costanzo

Margery Mae Costanzo

Margery Mae Costanzo, 90, of Rifle passed away Oct. 8 at Valley View Hospital in Glenwood Springs.

Margery was born Jan. 4, 1922, in Glenwood Springs to Fred and Rosa (Pretti) DeLong. She married Melvin L. Costanzo on May 22, 1938. They had four children.

Margery was preceded in death by her husband; two brothers; and son-in-law Ted Schaeffer.

She is survived by her sons, Joe (Bethann) and John (Velda); daughters Judy (Melvin) Brooks and Jera Schaeffer; 15 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Gloria Aluise; and many nieces and nephews.

Memorial services are planned for Saturday, Oct. 13, at 10:30 a.m. at Rocky Mountain Baptist Church in Rifle. Pastor Jim Sheets will officiate.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to Rifle Senior Center, 50 Ute Avenue, Rifle, CO 81650.

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