San José resident Corrina Garlow, 81, died Thursday in Santa Teresa where she was visiting.
Ms. Garlow maintained a home here and also lived in Canada. She was a retired bookkeeper.
The family said that a private gathering would be held Wednesday at the family home to celebrate her life. She is survived by four children, Marvin Garlow of Canada and Gerry Garlow, Maria Fuendes and Eva Mendez, all of Costa Rica.