Castillo Sr., Henry Paul, Merrill, Michigan

Loving father and grandfather passed away on Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at the age of 69 years. The son of the late Conchita (Meza) and Joseph Castillo was born on August 12, 1942 in Saginaw. He married Juanita Lopez on September 9, 1961; she predeceased him on April 30, 2004. He retired from the Grey Iron Foundry after 25 years of service. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Merrill. Henry was a 4th Degree Knight at the Knights of Columbus in Bridgeport, and was on the board of retirees of the UAW. Henry enjoyed bingo and taking bus trips to different casinos. Surviving are his children; Juanita (Dewight) Hartung, Henry (Melissa) Castillo Jr., Cecilia Brodeur, grandchildren; Brittany, Ashley, Shelby, Casey, James, Joseph, Cameron, Scott, Kiyenna, Kylea, Bethany, Tyler, a great-grandson Isaiah, a sister Theresa Castillo and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister Linda Castillo, granddaughter Jessica Castillo and a special uncle and aunt; Rudy and Mamie Ybanez. Funeral liturgy will take place on Friday, July 20, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Merrill. Fr. Craig Carolan will officiate with burial at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the W. L. Case and Company, 201 N. Miller Road, on Thursday from noon-8:00 p.m. and on Friday at church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral liturgy.