Kathy Jean Dalla Costa, 59, of Cape Coral, formerly of Chicago Heights, Ill., passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013, in Cape Coral. She was born Nov. 20, 1953, in Hammond, Ind., to Howard Oster, now deceased, and her mother Imogene Oster (Farney), who survives.
She was of the Baptist faith and attended New Hope Baptist in Cape Coral. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, family member and foster mother.
She is survived by her husband, William Dalla Costa; four children, Michelle Kozup of Arizona, Christopher Kozup of Indiana, Jennifer Kozup of Indiana and Sharon Kozup of South Dakota; four stepchildren, Bill Dalla Costa (Erin) of Cape Coral, Dan Dalla Costa (Janet) of Cape Coral, Keith Dalla Costa of Indiana and Michael Dalla Costa (Nicole) of Cape Coral; three adopted children, Kaylie, Robert and John Dalla Costa, all of Cape Coral; one sister, Karen Tarantin (Don) of Phoenix, Ariz.; 21 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Kathy Jean Dalla Costa
Funeral services will be held from 46 p.m., Thursday, March 21, at Mullins Memorial, 1056 N.E. 7 Terrace, Cape Coral, with service starting at 6 p.m. with Pastor Mike Faircloth officiating.
Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at www.MullinsMemorial.com.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.