Charles J. “Chuck” Costello, 88, longtime Oak Park resident, died on March 12, 2021. Born in Chicago on Aug. 8, 1932, son of the late Charles Joseph Costello and Mary O’Brien Costello, he attended Oak Park and River Forest High School and Elgin Academy. A longtime resident of the Oak Park Arms he attended Forest Park Baptist Church for many years. He was very proficient at writing poetry and loved watching old movies. Many years ago he worked helping his father at Columbian Funeral Home.  

Chuck is survived by his sisters, Patricia (Fred) Bowles and Marilyn (Charles) Mays, and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

All services are private.  

Arrangements were handled by Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home.

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