Longview woman, 85, crosses skydiving off bucket list
Longview — 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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