Judith M. (Allen) DeCosta

December 18, 2018


Judith M. (Allen) DeCosta, 63, of Taunton, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at Saint Elizabeth Medical Center, in Brighton.

She was born in Taunton, the daughter of the late Vernon and Thelma (Westgate) Allen. Judith devoted her life to raising her family and also drove bus for the Bloom Bus Company, in Taunton, for a few years. Judy enjoyed crocheting and being with her family.

Survivors are two sons: Randy M. DeCosta and his wife Jessica of Lakeville; and Richard P. Starvish Jr. of Taunton; five grandchildren: Brianna, Alexander, Zachary, Lillee and Brooke; three sisters: Elaine A. Hovestadt of Taunton; Laverne J. Reynolds of East Taunton; Sheri L. Allen of Shenandoah, IA; two brothers: Richard Borden of Taunton; and Kevin Allen of Taunton; longtime companion Jamie Elisio; along with many nieces, nephews and godchildren. She was the sister of the late Marion E. Reynolds, Leroy Borden and Glenn Allen.

Calling Hours for Judy will be held on Friday, December 21, 2018, from 5-8pm, in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., Taunton.

Calling Hours

DEC 21. 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EST)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

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