Lowell D. Costello, 84, passed away on July 17, 2017 at his home in Manchaca, Texas.
He was born on August 18, 1932 in Oketo, Kansas to Dorrance and Gladys Costello.
Lou grew up in Kansas and Nebraska. After high school he joined the US Navy where he served for four years. He owned his own shop and worked as a mechanic for over 40 years.
Lou married Patricia Lee in 1954 in The Bronx, New York. They were happily married for 63 years. He enjoyed spending time with his family, watching car races, building model cars, and an occasional glass of good whiskey.
Lou is survived by his wife Patricia Costello of Manchaca, Texas; his daughter and son-in-law, Cathy and Mike Boswell of Manchaca, Texas; his granddaughters and their husbands Jennifer and Abel Palao and Jamie and Trey Little; his great-grandchildren Arianna, Sophia, and Daniel; and his nieces and nephews and other relatives.
Lou was preceded in death by his parents, siblings, son Lowell T. Costello, and great-granddaughter Keiran Little.
There will be a small, private celebration of life in the family’s home.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made to the American Diabetes Association. Condolences may be left on Lowell Costello’s online guest book at [website