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Longview woman, 85, crosses skydiving off bucket list

Longview woman, 85, crosses skydiving off bucket list
Michael Cavazos
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Monday, July 7, 2014 - 8:56am

A typical day for Sue DeCostanza often involves swimming or Zumba Gold, but her 85th birthday Saturday called for a different kind of activity.

“I’ve wanted to skydive for about 10 years now, so it’s really not a big deal to me,” said DeCostanza, who lives at Longview’s Buckner Westminster Place.

Married couple Cori and Lee Todd of Skydive East Texas have skydived a combined 6,700 times, yet they said they were impressed Saturday by the tenacious senior.

“She did a really good job, and I really enjoy being part of someone’s first life experience,” said instructor Lee Todd. 

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