Tuesday, February 17th, 2009
Complete Obituary
James Casteele
  Celina native James L. Casteele, 86, of Troy, died at 10:15 a.m. Feb. 16, 2009, at Koester Pavilion, Troy.
He was born Oct. 10, 1922, in Celina, to Raymond F. and Theda Taylor Casteele. His wife of 61 years, Sue Neumeier, survives.
Other survivors are several nephews and nieces.
Deceased is a brother, B. Franklin; and a nephew.
He retired in 1982 from Hobart Corporation, Troy, and was a member of the Elks Lodge, Hobart Quarter Century Club, American Legion, Brukner Rock and Gem Club, Friends of the Library and the Historical Society, all of Troy. He was a veteran of the U.S. Infantry Paratroopers serving in World War II from 1942-1945.
Services are 11 a.m. Friday at Baird Funeral Home, Troy. Burial is at Riverside Cemetery with graveside services conducted by the Veterans Honor Guard.
Calling is 4-7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Condolences can be left at www.bairdfuneralhome.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Tuesday Night
24°
Decreasing Clouds
Wednesday
37°
Mostly Cloudy
Wednesday Night
26°
Mostly Cloudy
7%
Thanksgiving Day
35°
Slight Chance Snow Showers
21%
Thursday Night
20°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Friday
34°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Friday Night
30°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Saturday
48°
Mostly Cloudy
12%
Saturday Night
43°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
29%
Sunday
50°
Chance Rain Showers
31%
Sunday Night
34°
Chance Rain Showers
31%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d