(Photo Courtesy of the Times)
A former state senator and grocery store owner has passed away. The Times reports William Costas died at his home today at the age of 84. According to the article, Costas opened “Costas Foods” in Valparaiso in 1972 before selling the business to Wiseway in 1998, and served two-terms in the state senate, from 1980 to1988, before losing a bid for a third term. Costas is survived by his wife Diane and six children, one of which is Valparaiso Mayor Jon Costas.
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