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Mary L. (Goulart) Costa

April 18, 2017

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Mary L. (Goulart) Costa, 94, formerly of Fairhaven, passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Care One of New Bedford after a period of declining health. She was the wife of the late Frank J. Costa, Jr.

Born and raised in New Bedford, daughter of the late Joseph R. and Leonora (Perreira) Goulart, she settled in Fairhaven in 1951 and was a communicant of St. Joseph's Church, in Fairhaven.

Mary had been an assembler at Acushnet Company for 15 years until her retirement.

She is survived by a son, Frank J. Costa, Ill and his wife Joan of Fairhaven; a stepson, Paul Costa of Plymouth; and several nieces and nephews.



Funeral Information

Calling hours are Thursday, from 4-8pm, in the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main Street, Fairhaven.

Her funeral will be Friday, April 21, 2017, at 9:30, from the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30am in St. Joseph's Church, Fairhaven. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery, New Bedford.

Donations Information

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.


Visitation:  Fairhaven Funeral Home

Service:  St. Joseph's, Fairhaven

Mary L. (Goulart)  Costa

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