Charles E. Costain, 70, resident of Wheeling, WV, died Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at Liza’s Place. He was born in Wheeling on October 13, 1949, son of the late William and Martha Jane Groux Costain.
He was a 1967 graduate of Wheeling Central Catholic High School, a member of the Cave Club, IOLA Club, and the Warwood Vets. He was a retired steelworker with Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation, Beech Bottom plant, and an Army veteran. Charlie’s humor will be sadly missed.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Connie Ebert, and a sister-in-law, Carolyn Costain. Surviving are his twin brother, Bill Costain (Diane), and Vinnie Costain; brother-in-law, Buck Ebert; numerous nieces and nephews; his longtime friend, Tom Fadul.
Charlie was a WVU Human Gift donor, and there will be no visitation or service.
Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942. Arrangements by Kepner Funeral Home, Burke Chapel, 2101 Warwood Avenue, Wheeling, WV 26003 (304-277-2722).