Paul Castor

Paul Owen Castor, 62

Paul Owen Castor, 62, of Lafayette, formerly of Silver City, N.M., passed away at his residence at 10:15 p.m. on Sunday, December 23, 2012. Born July 2, 1950, in Muncie, he was the son of Mable M. (Buffenbarger) Castor Burden of Logansport and the late William Castor. He honorably served in Marine Corp during the Viet Nam Conflict.

Paul worked at the former Wake-Up Oil Company at Main and Sagamore Parkway and had worked the past 8 years for Lafayette Venetian Blind. He enjoyed model cars and woodworking.

Surviving with his mother are his children, daughter, Chasidy Reece and son, Adam Castor (wife: Mary), both of Arizona; sisters, Fran Vandevender, of Lafayette and Betty Hartley, of Hartford City; brothers, William Castor (wife: Chella), of Florida and James Castor, of Hartford City; and six grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a sister Sue Collins.

Burial will take place in Arizona. Memorial contributions may be made to Toys for Tots. Hippensteel Funeral Home entrusted with care.

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Published in the Journal & Courier from Dec. 24 to Dec. 26, 2012