Karen E. Costa

Passed away on July 07, 2015
Karen E. (Whiteman) Costa, 66, of Brockton died on July 7, 2015 at Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital.  She was the daughter of the late Thomas and Dorothy (Geary) Whiteman. Karen loved her job and was a proud Walmart employee for 20 years.  She enjoyed bingo and bowling and was on numerous bowling leagues. She is survived by her daughters, Michelle Gawron and her husband Andrew of Derry, NH, and Dawn Costa-Scott and her husband Ronald of North Easton; her siblings, Jeanne Doherty and her husband Dan of Bristol, RI, Nancy Drew of Barrington, RI, Thomas Whiteman of Clearwater, FL, and William Whiteman and his wife Cathy of East Bridgewater and many nieces and nephews.  Karen was predeceased by her late sister Joan Sperry and her brother in law Eugene. A Funeral Service will be held at 3:00PM on Sunday, July 12, 2015 at the Prophett-Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 35 Spring St., East Bridgewater. Visiting hours will be held on Sunday from 1:00PM-3:00PM at the funeral home prior to the service. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her memory to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.