Larry M. Costa, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, died on May 2, 2013. He was 87. Larry was born on May 8, 1925 in Nardo di Pace, Italy to the late John and Stella (Tassone) Costa. A plumber for many years he was a proud member of the local union # 1 for over 50 years. He enjoyed the outdoors and was an avid gardener who loved to hunt and make wine. He was predeceased by his wife of 69 years, Maria (Maiolo) Costa who died on March 28, 2012. He is survived by his six loving children Stella (George) Smith, Maria (Louis) Mosiello, Bianca (Bruce) Raines, Anthony (Donna) Costa, Cosmo (Gina) Costa, and Rose (Mike) Vinci. He is also survived by his 17 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren and a beloved sister Bianca Fazio. Visiting will be Friday 4-8pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A Mass is scheduled for Saturday 9:30 am at Blessed Sacrament Church. Interment will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Calvary Hospital or the American Cancer Association.