Georgianna E. "Chick" Costantino, 84, of Whitehall, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009 at Indian River Nursing Home.
She was born on July 31,1924 in Whitehall. She was the daughter of George "Del" Herron and Lillian (Collins) Herron.
Mrs. Costantino graduated from Whitehall High School in 1942 and from Albany Business College in 1943. In 1988, she retired from the Washington County Probation Department.
She was a communicant of Our Lady of Hope Roman Catholic Church of Whitehall.
Georgianna was united in marriage to Anthony W. Costantino on Jan. 28,1944. Tony passed away on April 1,1970.
All her life she was an avid reader, and enjoyed her crossword puzzles
Besides her parents and her husband, she was predeceased by one sister, Janice (Herron) Rich.
Survivors include one daughter, Donna Ramey and her husband, Bob, of Whitehall; two sons, Del Costantino of Ticonderoga and Anthony Costantino of Whitehall; one grandson, Del Costantino of Hudson Falls; three granddaughters, Deana Costantino of Glens Falls, Lee Piscatello of Whitehall, Cassandra Costantino of Troy; and two great-granddaughters, Rowan and Rebeccah Jones, of Whitehall; and one sister, Velma Tellier and her husband, Jerry, of Whitehall.
At Georgianna’s request, there will be no calling hours.
Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.
Burial will take place in the spring at Our Lady of Angles Cemetery, Whitehall.
The family suggests in lieu of flowers, memorial donations be made to the Alzheimers Association Adirondack Regional Branch of NENY, P. 0. Box 4091, Queensbury, NY 12804 or the Skeensborough Emergency Squad , P. O. Box 333, Whitehall, NY 12887.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Jillson Funeral Home, 46 William Street, Whitehall.