Dorothy Costa, 87, of Bristol

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Dorothy Costa, 87, of Bristol, died March 7, 2013 at Orchard View Manor. She was the wife of the late Ernest H. Costa

Born in Bristol, a daughter of the late Anthony and Mabel (Corriera) Bisbano, she resided in California and Florida and returned to Bristol in 2009.

Surviving are five beloved children, Ernest Costa Jr. of California, Ronald Costa of Colorado,  Jerry Costa of Rumford, Phyllis Johnson of California and Jane Brandenburg of Florida.

Arrangements are with Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Road, Warren, where family received friends Saturday, March 9, 2013 from 8 a.m. to -9:30 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. in St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Church, Pawtucket.  Interment was private. Donations in her honor may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Pl. Memphis, Tenn. 38105 www.wjsmithfh.com

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