The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


August 20, 2013

Gary Casteele

— Gary Eugene Casteele, 56, of Athens passed away Monday, Aug. 19, 2013. Mr. Casteele was born Sept. 4, 1956, in Ann Arbor, Mich., to John Henry Casteele and Annie English Casteele.

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home with John Lowman officiating. Visitation is from 5-6 p.m.Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mr. Casteele was preceded in death by his wife, Trena Lynn Casteele; and parents, John and Annie Casteele.

Survivors include his two sons, Jeremy Eugene Casteele and Garrett James Casteele; two sisters, Deborah Hall and husband Doug, and Delores Tittle; two brothers, Timmie Casteele and wife Pam, and Perry Casteele and wife Donna.

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