Alexandria Madison Kostial
Alexandria “Ally” Madison Kostial was born September 11, 1997 in St. Louis, MO. She passed on July 20, 2019 in Oxford, MS. Ally is survived by mom (Cindy), dad (Keith), brother (Andrew), grandfather (Donald Knapp), aunts (Patricia Shoffner and Kathleen Kelley), uncle (Jack Knapp), and cousins (Tim, Matt, and Kristi Kelley).
Ally was entering her senior year at Ole Miss in Oxford, MS with plans to graduate in the spring of 2020. She was a founding member of the Alpha Phi sorority and was the founder and president of the Ole Miss Golf Club. She was a member of the Alpha Kappa Psi business fraternity and taught fitness classes on campus.
Ally was a 2016 graduate of Lindbergh High School in St. Louis where she was active in cheerleading, track and field, Youth in Government, golf team, and the National Honor Society. Her sense of adventure brought her to Peru and Africa as a volunteer to teach English to young children.
Ally radiated love and light to all those around her. She loved animals, was a beloved babysitter, lifeguard, yoga enthusiast, and an accomplished half-marathon runner. Her sweet sparkle lives on through the lives she touched. She forever changed the world for the better.
In honor of Ally, take a moment to appreciate the natural beauty of a sunset or flowers like she did every day.
Services will be held at Concordia Kirkwood Lutheran Church at 505 S. Kirkwood Rd., St. Louis, MO 63122. Visitation Friday July 26th, 2019 from 4-8 pm. Funeral Service will be Saturday July 27th, 2019 at 10 am. Thoughts and prayers can be shared online below.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Ally’s Angels C/O Bank Star, 9717 Landmark Parkway, Suite #214, St. Louis, MO 63127