Alice Mae COSTELLO
May 31, 1947 – March 27, 2021
Born in Reno, Nevada on May 31, 1947. Youngest of five kids,4 girls and 1 boy. Her parents were Walter C. Ahlheim and Hattie Allen Ahlheim. Alice’s sisters are Shirley Myers, Viola Soars (deceased), Jean Miller (deceased). Alice’s older brother was Ira Bailey (deceased). Alice grew up in Fallon, Nevada doing well at school and learning to play the piano at a young age. Alice met Ronney, her future husband,at a church in Fallon Nevada,when she was 14, in 1961. Ronney and Alice did not start dating until Alice turned 16 in 1963. Ron and Alice had both separately moved to Southern California. Ronney married Alice in 1965 in Artesia, California, five days after Alice turned 18, Ron’s brother Adrian presided over the ceremony. Ronney and Alice moved to Inglewood, CA for a couple years. Stephanie Ann Foster was born there on Sept 4 1967. Ronney and Alice bought their first house in Tempe Arizona in 1968. Ronney and Alice gave birth to Brian Craig Foster on October 2, 1969 in Tempe AZ Over the course of the next 20 years, Ronney, Alice, and family lived in Memphis, TN, LaVerne/Pomona, CA , Italy, Spain, Oklahoma, and South Bay Area, CA. In 1992, Ronney retired from Control Data after 25 years. Alice also took early disability from the Foothill-DeAnza School district where she worked. Also in 1992, December 20, Alice’s first grandchild, Brittany Elizabeth Herrin, was born. Ron and Alice eventually moved to Sierra Vista, Arizona, in 1993. On November 7th, 2000, Alice’s second grandchild, Camden Alie Foster was born. On September 26, 2002, Alice’s third grandchild, Paige Ryan Foster was born. In May 2004, in order to move closer to their grandkids, Ronney and Alice moved to Yucaipa, Ca On September 21, 2006, Alice’s fourth grandchild and first grandson was born: Cole Riley Foster. In November 2014, Ronney went to be with the Lord. In November, 2017, Alice went on a date with Pete Costello, whom she knew from her church. Alice married Pete on May 11 2018.