Castor Association of America


kenneth Castor

KENNETH C. CASTOR, 90, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010, at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne. Born in Ontario, Canada, he graduated from Central High School in 1938. He married Frieda Schubert on Aug. 22, 1942, in St. Louis, Mo. He was a self-employed insurance agent with Kenneth Castor Ins. Agency for 23 years.

After retirement, he became an insurance coordinator at Lutheran Hospital. After Lutheran, he was a world traveler with educational opportunities. He was a Air Force World War II veteran. He was a member of Trinity English Lutheran Church, Northside Optimist Club, Independent Insurance Agents of America, Trinity Men's Club and Usher, China Burma India Association, and Religious Education Association. He was a man of great faith, love and integrity.

He is survived by his children, Kenneth Castor Jr. MD of Fairhope, Ala., Elizabeth "Beth" Regedanz of Fort Wayne, James "Jim" (Christine) Castor of Holt, Mich., and Carol (John) Brooks of Roanoke; grandchildren, Dr. Kenneth C. (Kathy) Castor III of Shakopee, Minn., David A. (Sarah) Castor of Indianapolis, Matthew G. (Lyssa) Castor of Greenwood, Dr. Krista E. Regedanz (Brian Wilson) of Mountain View, Calif., Julie J. (Curtis) Hursey of Syracuse, Kathryn E. (Jeffrey) Austin of Fort Wayne, Capt. Robert M. Regedanz U.S.M.C., of Camp Pendleton, Calif., Sarah C. Castor of Grand Ledge, Mich., Margaret R. Brooks of Washington, DC, and Robert C. Brooks of Bozeman, Mont.; 13 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Loreta Hodge of Lakeland, Fla., Gladys Jean (Howard) Hawkins of Pandora, Ohio, Carol Symonds and Barbara (David) Kiracofe, both of Sarasota, Fla.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Frieda M. Schubert Castor; grandson, James R. Castor II; great-granddaughter, Faith J. Austin; parents, Sesel O. and Gladys M. Castor; and brothers, Fred. O Castor and Paul D. Castor.

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