Nancy Kostarellis

Dansville- Nancy Lynn Kostarellis age 57, passed away early Wednesday morning September 4, 2019, at the Livingston County CNFR following a long illness.


She was born in North Field, Ohio, on February 26, 1962, a daughter of the Abram and Mary Lou (Justus) Carter.


Nancy was always devoted to her family whether it be coaching youth soccer, baking snacks for school or, perhaps her favorite, taking them shopping.  Her smile and love for life has left a bright mark on the people who knew her.  She will be greatly missed.


She is survived by her best friend, John Hanson, her children, Melissa Backer, and Nick Kostarellis, a grandson, Timathy Backer, four sisters, Debbie (Jimmy) McWhorter, Vicky Brady, Mary (Dennis) McAllister, Cheryl Brown, a brother Abram Carter Jr., many nieces and nephews.


Services will be private for the family; burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery Canisteo. Arrangements are by the Hindle Funeral Home, Inc. 271 Main St., Dansville.  Online remembrances may be left at


In lieu of flowers please make memorials to Alzheimer’s Association 435 East Henrietta Rd. Rochester, NY. 14620