September 2, 2020

    Arlene F. Costa, 89, of Chittenango passed away Wednesday at the Crouse Community Center in Morrisvile. Born in Syracuse, Arlene has been a resident of Chittenango since 1959. A graduate of the former Powelson Business Institute in Syracuse she was employed as a secretary at Bristol-Myers  retiring in 1964. Arlene was a communicant of St. Patrick’s Church in Chittenango. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Gilbert A. Costa, her daughter and son-in-law Karen Costa and Earl Baptiste of Clay, and a “special second daughter” Cheryl Dodson of San Jose, California. Funeral services will be 10:00 am Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at the G.F. Zimmer Funeral Home, 702 Legion Drive, Chittenango. Burial will follow in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Chittenango. Contributions may be made to Wanderer’s Rest or a favorite animal charity.

                                                     G.F. ZIMMER F.H.

                                         CHITTENANGO 315-687-3366


    So sorry for the loss of you mom. I hope the memories of love and laughter help you through your grief. We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.


    May your mother rest in peace and may your memories comfort you.