COSTELLO, Marla A. (Firm), 59, of Toronto, OH, passed away Wednesday, May 7, 2014, in Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville, OH.
Marla was born Feb. 23, 1955, in Steubenville, daughter of the late Harry Bruce and Violet Petty Firm.
She worked for 20 years as a data entry operator for First Data Corp. in Toronto.
Marla was the emcee for years during the yearly dance recitals that her niece's dance studio performed.
She is survived by her husband, Kevin P. Costello, whom she married on Sept. 27, 2003; her two sons, William 'Bill' (Heather) Allison of Toronto, Kevin J. Allison of Wheeling, WV; and her daughter, Dana Allison of Toronto. She is also survived by her two brothers, Ron Firm of Toronto and Sam (Joyce) Firm of Brilliant; four sisters, Dorothy (Junior) Rawson, Flo (Bob) Cronin and Brenda (Herb) Swartz all of Toronto and Shirley (Al) Kinyo of Bloomingdale; six grandchildren Jessie, Autumn, Lily, Will, Landry and Brooklyn Allison.
Visitation will be held on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the J.E. Foster Funeral Homes, Inc., in Toronto where Funeral Services will be held on Saturday May 10, 2014, at 11 a.m. Pastor Eric Frey will officiate and her burial will be at the convenience of her family.
Condolences may be offered to the family on our website www.jefosterfh.com.