Carolyn Sue Castro age 75 of South Coffeyville, Oklahoma was welcomed to her heavenly home by her Lord and savior on March 1, 2018 at her home where she was surrounded by her loved ones.
Carolyn was born on June 29, 1942 in Parsons, KS to Roy and Goldie (Wickham) Keeling. Carolyn met the love of her life, Rafael Castro and they were united in marriage on August 12, 1959. To this union the couple was blessed with three sons and two daughters. The family moved from station to station as Rafael proudly served our country in the United States Army. It was Carolyn that made each new place home, caring for all the demands of the household and making sure the children had everything they needed. She enjoyed taking the family camping, trips to the beach, and picnics. Carolyn was a reserved lady that was always made herself available to her friends and family. She will be remembered for her contagious smile and her altogether happy demeanor. She loved her children and once they had children her grandchildren became her pride and joy. Carolyn would spend hours playing Scrabble and other games with her grandchildren.
Carolyn’s memories will live on with her sons, Tony Castro his wife Tori of Gooding, ID, and William Castro his wife Terry of Bartlesville, OK, daughters Susie Castro of Coffeyville, and Laura Campbell her significant other Ron Nielsen of Coffeyville, brother Leonard Keeling his wife Pat of Cherryvale, KS, sisters, Patricia Wright and Shirley Keeling both of Coffeyville, KS, grandchildren, Christy Vierra, Nicholas Castro, Matthew Stevenson, Dalton Babb, Kayla Juby, Brandi Campbell, Justin Remington, Leann Sporin, Logan Nielsen, and Kenda Nielsen, great-grandchildren, Abbi Vierra, Anthony Vierra, Eathan Rosson Mercedes Rosson, Nicholas Castro, Zane Stevenson, Matthew Stevenson, Levi Stevenson, and Hazel Sporin.
She now rest with her parents, her husband Rafael, son Roy Castro, brothers, Roy and Richard Keeling, sisters, Helen Younger and Frances Hannah.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 5, 2018 at 1:00pm at Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel interment will immediately follow at Fairview Cemetery. Friends are invited to sign the register and greet the family on Sunday, March 4, 2018 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm at the Chapel. The family suggests memorials be made payable to the Wounded Warrior Project and they may be sent in care of Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel 2405 Woodland Ave. Coffeyville, KS 67337. To leave the family a message of condolence, please visit www.fordwulfbrunschapel.com
My dad and her husband were in the military together, we grew up with the others family. I am so sorry for your loss, she was such a great lady. She was like my second Mom. I am sending love to the family
Sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful, beautiful lady. My prayers are with you all.
Becky CastroGrove, OK
So sorry we could not be there during this time. We are praying for the family. We love you!
David & Linda HannahCorvallis, OR
Prayers for the family. We are thinking of you all during this very difficult time.
Sonny and Kathy Wickham and family.
Diana WickhamBartlesville, OK
She was my Second Mom growing up. She will be missed prayers for comfort for the family
Dave & Sue SanfordSouth Coffeyville, OK
Sue you will be missed... You were an amazing woman. Our dearest sympathy to the family.
Kyle and Amanda RossonCherryvale, KS
So sorry for your loss. Fly high Carolyn!
Rebecca MillerSouth Coffeyville, OK
Laura so sorry for your loss
Tammy TrotterLiberty, KS
So sorry for your loss. I loved her so much. She was like my second mom. Her memories will stay with me always. I love you very much god bless you all. Prayers always
Tonya farleyEllinwood, KS
Carolyn, Deepest sympathy on the loss of your Mother. Prayers for you and all your family.
Bette SimpsonCoffeyville, KS
So sorry about your loss my thoughts and prayers are with all of you
Jeanne WheelerCoffeyville, KS