August 16, 1931 - July 23, 2017
Irene (Van Hoose)Castle, 85 of Urbana, passed away, Sunday, July 23, 2017 in Springfield Regional Medical Center.
She was born August 16, 1931 in Paintsville, KY. Irene was a member of the New Hope Church Mission. She enjoyed gardening, embroidering, coloring and most of all spending time with her grandchildren.
Irene is survived by her children, Anna Ruth Stidham, Gary (Penny) Castle, Jane Quick, Michele McKellop and Kim (Craig) Baldwin; 12 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Clinton Castle, her son, Dennis Castle; a grandson, a granddaughter and a great granddaughter; she was the last of her 7 brothers and 6 sisters; 1 daughter-in-law and 2 son-in-laws.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-5 p.m. on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana; where funeral services will follow at 5:00 p.m. with Pastor Doug Hauser officiating.
Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, July 28, 2017 in the Turner Branch Cemetery, Paintsville, KY.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Association of Champaign County, P.O. Box 38125, Urbana, Ohio 43078.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.vernonfh.com.
I’m sorry for your loss,I met her a couple of times and she was a nice lady, I pray you all find comfort and keep all the memories alive and enjoy the good time you had with her,thanks and God bless you all33
Gary and family so sorry for your lost . She rest in the arms of the Lord . Praying for your strength at this time. Safe travels in your trip to lay her to rest .