Guido A. Castro, age 87, of the Leisure Knoll section of Manchester Township, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 10, 2018 at his home.
Born in Brooklyn, Guido lived in Manhattan, Staten Island and Queens prior to settling in the Manchester area. He was an engineer for Loral Electronics in Bronx, NY until his retirement in 1991 at the age of 60. He was a 3rd Degree member of the Knights of Columbus for 30 years, attaining Honorary Life status, and enjoyed gardening, cooking and stained glass making.
Mr. Castro was predeceased by his loving wife Jennie Castro; son Glenn Castro; parents Libero & Lina Castro; brothers Bruno Castro and Robert Castro. Surviving is his niece, Veronica 'Ronnie' Volpe and her husband Robert; great nephew Robert Volpe Jr.; and great niece Stephanie Volpe Aguilera and her husband Roger; grand nephews Robbie, Roman and Francesco and loving stepchildren and grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 10:00AM at St. John's Roman Catholic Church, 619 Chestnut Street, Lakehurst. Inurnment will take place on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 1:30PM at Holy Cross Cemetery in North Arlington. Cremation was private and entrusted to Horizon Funeral & Cremation Services, 1329 Route 37 West, Toms River.
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