Retired Missionary Louis Coscia Dies


Rev. Louis N. Coscia, retired missionary to Brazil, age 84, died Sunday, May 23, 2010. Louis and his wife of 47 years, Florine, served 28 years in Brazil, from 1964 -1992. He was a native of Italian immigrant parents and grew up in Memphis, Tennessee. He attended at least five colleges; University of Tennessee, Martin; Mississippi State University; Wheaton College; Mid-South Bible College and Free Will Baptist Bible College. After retiring a little earlier than planned, due to serious eye problems, Louis and Florine spent the last portion of their lives around Ashville, North Carolina. Florine can be contacted at 1335 Merrimon Avenue, Asheville, NC28804