Karen Jean Costell, age 54, of rural Wauseon passed away Wedneday, March 27, 2013 in University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan. She was born February 04, 1959 in Toledo, Ohio to the late Leo and Emilie (Gedert) Fischbach. She married James E. Costell and he survives. She was a homemaker and loved Jesus, gardening, animals, motorcycle riding, family and friends. She was a member of Emmaus Lutheran Church, Wauseon, Ohio and the Humane Society.
Survivors: Husband, James (Jim) Costell, Wauseon,Ohio and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
She is preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral service 10:00 a.m. Saturday, March 30, 2013 in Emmaus Lutheran Church, Wauseon, Ohio. Rev. Charles Althoff officiating. Interment will follow in Wauseon Union Cemetery. Funeral luncheon will follow the interment services in the church.
Friends may call 4:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Friday in Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home, Wauseon, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to Emmaus Lutheran Church or Humane Society.