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Domingo Castro
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • American Diabetes Assoc.
    7 Washington Square
    Albany, NY 12205

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“I'm so very sorry for your loss. You and your entire family are in my thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you during this time. ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Sonali (Wijesuriya) Eaton - NY

“We are so sorry for the loss of your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. The Campbell's ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Roberta Campbell-Fountain - NY

“To the Castro Family, Very sorry to hear about your Dad's passing. Please accept our condolences at this time. God Bless, Shawn & Ann Bevins ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Shawn & Ann Bevins - Schoharie, NY

“To the Castro Family, I am so sorry to just be learning about the death of your beloved father. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Ann Wollaber-Bryan

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Remember the goods times, talk about those times with your family and friends. It will keep...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Your peeps at Liberty - Latham, NY

“DEAREST CASTRO FAMILY; MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY GOES OUT TO YOU ALL IN THIS TIME OF GREAT LOSS. I UNFORTUNETLY KNOW WHAT YOU ARE ALL FEELING. I LOST MY...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Robert Smith - Poughkeepsie, NY

“Was so sorry to hear about your dad, Nick. There are so many good memories to look back on. Thoughts and prayers to you and the rest of the family. ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Barb Acheson

“Nancy, Nelson, Ralph and the rest of the Castro Family: So very sorry to hear about the passing of your Dad, all of you are in my thoughts and...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Kay Thorington - Rogersville, TN

“Heartfelt sympathies to your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you! ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Kathy Jones - Esperance, NY

“I love you! ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Angela "Bunky" Burman - Esperance, NY

“Castro family, Sorry to hear about Dad's passing. He was a strong and easy going man, he will surely be missed. Love Nadine. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: nadine castro - schenectady, NY

“NANCY AND ANNA AND GUYS KNOW YOUR DAD IS WITH GOD MAY GOD BE YOUR COMFORT LOVE YA ALL MOLLY AND KIDS ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Molly andKids - Cobleskill, NY

“Our deepest heart felt sympathy to all of you in the loss of your father, Cherish all the memories. Cliff and Beverly ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Clifford and Beverly Jock - NY

“Your father will be missed by so many. However the love we all had for him will continue to grow. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Melodie Baker-Koprivec - Wooster, OH


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Sharon Springs- Domingo Castro, 91, of Gardnersville Road, died Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at his residence following a long illness.

Born January 8, 1922 in Puerto Rico, he enlisted in the United States Army as a young man serving from 1942 until receiving an honorable discharge in 1946. Domingo served with the Medical Detachment 161st General Hospital and was decorated with the American Theater Service Medal and 7 Overseas Service Bars.

For over twenty-five years he was employed as a fork lift operator at Beechnut Corp. in Canajoharie.

His family brought him the most pleasure and in his leisure, he enjoyed Yonkers Raceway and Saratoga Racetrack.

He married Dolores Garcia on February 14, 1953 and she predeceased him on August 7, 2001.

Survivors include his children: Nancy Castro, Ana Celia Cruz, Nelson Castro, Ralph Castro, Homer Castro, and Carl Castro all of Sharon Springs; eleven grandchildren: Angela Burman, Dominga Lent, Elishia Castro, Ralph Castro, Jr., William Taylor, James Castro, Stephanie Castro, Jacob Castro, Jessica Castro, Felicia Shea and Aaron Cruz; and nine great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 3 PM on Sunday, March 10, 2013 at Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St., Cobleskill. Family and friends are also invited to a period of visitation to be held at the funeral home prior to the service from 1 to 3 PM Sunday. Spring interment will be in Cobleskill Rural Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Assoc., 7 Washington Square, Albany, NY 12205.