Published 11/17/2012 in ObituariesCustom obituary
Louis Castillo passed away peacefully Nov. 13, 2012.
Born to Gabriel and Sarah Castillo on Jan. 28, 1949, the fourth child of eight.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Francisco and Bentura Lopez; his maternal grandparents, Lupe Avila and Eleanor Rodriguez; and his parents, Gabriel B. Castillo and Sarah Avila.
Louis is survived by his wife of 35 years, Maria "Lucy" Castillo; brothers and sisters, Gilbert Castillo, Martha Castillo Workman, Maria Aurora Cantu, Alfred Leo Castillo, Henry Castillo and Beatris Castillo Guzman; his nephews, Danny Torres, Thomas Casillas Jr., Gabriel Ceniceros Jr., Robert Olson, Alfred Castillo Jr., Aaron Serna, Henry Castillo Jr., Angel Castillo, and Gilbert and Apolo Andrade; his nieces, Ann Marie Tatum, Sofia Castillo, Cecilia M. Casillas, Renee Castillo Seliz, Angela Castillo Herrera and Esrella Andrade; and 46 great-nephews and nieces and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Louis lived in Garden City all his life, was raised by his loving grandparents, Francisco and Bentura Lopez.
Louis was known for his gregarious laughter and his warm and affectionate heart, he will be missed by all.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Nov. 24, 2012, at Iglesia Lutherna La Resurreccion, 518 N. 11th St., Garden City, KS 67846 (620-805-1318)
Burial at Valley View Cemetery, Garden City.
Family and friends are invited back to the church after burial for gathering.
Found 9 comment(s)!
I will always remember the fun times we shared and how quick you were to giving hugs...forever goin to miss you tio!!
Posted by: Bertha Castaneda on 11/27/2012
My condolences and prayers to the many family members and friends of Louis. His big smile always brightened my day. RIP my brother in life.
Posted by: Mark Mayo on 11/20/2012
Rest in Peace
Left behind so many wonderful memories. You will always be remembered in our hearts always, and not a day will go by when I don't remember those good old days. You were loved by everyone and will be missed. Rest in peace Lil brother.
Posted by: Elizabeth Anna Russell (Avila) on 11/19/2012
Louie was taken from us too soon. His quick wit, big heart, and love of life are all things that the world needs more of, not less. Goodbye, my friend, and may you rest in peace.
Posted by: Dave Rintoul on 11/19/2012
you will be missed and in our hearts forever, your in heaven now with god and will always be remembered
Posted by: adrianna on 11/18/2012
My loving brother I will miss you always,I know it was time for you to go and that we will be together again. Know that the bond you and I had will never be broken. I love.til we meet again.
Posted by: Martha Jean Castillo Workman on 11/18/2012
RIP LOUIE CASTILLO
Cousin, you will no longer be in pain, experience weakness, or deal with the sins of the world. You will NEVER be forgotten. You will ALWAYS be remembered for your BIG heart. Love,,, Debbie(Avila)Beck..Ft Worth, TX.Td
Posted by: DEBBIE(AVILA)BECK on 11/17/2012
louis was a freind of mine. he drove a hay truck at the hay mill back in the late 60s early 70s. he was a good freind and a hard worker. god bless his family. my prayers are with you
Posted by: bill evans on 11/17/2012
Louie was a great person and always a good friend.
He alway laughing and with a smile. I will miss the great conversations we use to have. He will be missed by many. God bless him always.
Posted by: Karen Saiz on 11/17/2012