Gail B. Costanzo

Longtime Flanders resident Gail B. Costanzo, formerly a longtime Glen head resident, died Aug. 29 at Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead. She was 79. 

She was born Dec. 4, 1935, in Queens to Ester (Leyre) andAnton Bjornstad.

Ms. Constanzo worked as a secretary for Doubleday publishing company. She was a member of Cresthaven Ski Club and the American Legion.

She is survived by her husband, Anthony of Flanders and her sisters, Patricia, of Naples, Fla. and Julie Quirke of College Point, NY.

The family will receive visitors Wednesday, Sept. 2, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Reginald H. Tuthill Funeral Home in Riverhead, where a funeral service will be conducted at 8 p.m. Cremation was private.