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March 21, 2013

Renée L. (Pelletier) Costa

Haverhill — Renée L. (Pelletier) Costa, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at home Tuesday, March 12, 2013 following a long and courageous battle with cancer. Renée was the daughter to George “Skip” Pelletier and Sandra (Bernardo) Pelletier and the late Nancy Conger. Renée is survived by her four children, Alexandra, Aaron, Hayden, and Jennifer; and her loving husband, Sean P. Costa all of Haverhill, MA. In addition, she is survived by her Mother in-law, Barbara Magill, sisters in-law Becky (Costa) McIntyre and husband Tim; Danielle (Costa) Mortimore and husband Christian of Port Charlotte, FL; her grandmother, Nina (Gardner) Bernardo; her brother, George Pelletier; her sister, Janina Pelletier; sister, Carrie Leonard and her husband Tim; sister, Kelli Pelletier; and sister, Jana Pelletier and her fiancée Derrick Benner all of Falmouth, MA…and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: A memorial service will be held at Faith Lutheran Church, 360 South Main Street, Andover, MA, on Saturday, March 23rd at 1:30pm. Arrangements are by H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Haverhill and Bradford. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to: The Renée L. Costa Memorial Fund c/o TD Bank, 280 Main Street, Groveland, MA 01834 or may be brought to any local TD Bank branch location. To leave a condolence for her family or to view a complete obituary please visit,

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