Roberta F. (Merlino) Costa died unexpectedly at her home in Mashpee on June 13.
Ms. Costa was born in 1947, the daughter of the late Anthony J. Merlino and Frances M. (Esposito) Merlino.
She worked for the Social Security Administration for 37 years, where she received many awards for her excellence as both a trainer and manager.
Ms. Costa enjoyed the beach and living on Cape Cod, especially visiting Craigsville Beach with friends and family. She also enjoyed sending cards, e-mails, and homebaked goods to friends and family members.
She leaves her husband, George Costa; her son, Christopher Costa; and her two grandchildren, Tyler and Nathan Costa, all of Mashpee; three sisters; three nephews; and extended family.
Visiting hours will be held Tuesday, June 17, from 2 to 4 PM and 6 to 8 PM in the John-Lawrence Funeral Home, 3778 Falmouth Road, Marstons Mills.
A funeral service will be celebrated on Wednesday, June 18, at 11 AM in Osterville Baptist Church, 824 Main Street, Osterville.
Burial will take place in Great Neck Woods in Mashpee.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to a charity of one’s choice.