Stephen "Steve" Castle

Born: Sun., Apr. 18, 1954
Died: Tue., Nov. 28, 2017


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sun., Dec. 03, 2017
Location: Pepper Funeral Home & Cremation Facility, Inc.

Funeral Service

4:00 PM Sun., Dec. 03, 2017
Location: Pepper Funeral Home & Cremation Facility, Inc.

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Stephen A. Castle, 63, of Canton, PA passed away at home while surrounded by loved ones on Tuesday, November 28, 2017.
Stephen Albert, “Steve”, was born in Sayre, PA April 18, 1954.  He was one of eight children in the family of the late Arnold and Vera (Cole) Castle.  Steve graduated from Canton High School with the class of 1972.  On February 2, 1974, he married the former Eleanor “Ellie” Kunzman in Grover.  They were blessed with 43 wonderful years together and raised five children.  Steve enjoyed his career as a truck driver and drove tractor trailer for several area companies.  He was very proud of his family and especially loved sharing family times and seeing his grandchildren.  Steve was well-known for his pool shooting talents.  He loved music, being outdoors and hunting, watching races and derby cars, yard sales, auctions and antiques, reading newspapers and crossword puzzles.  In younger years, Steve enjoyed playing softball with his kids and riding his Harley.  He was a member of Canton’s American Legion 303.  
Surviving is his wife Ellie, children; Stephen Jr. (Lynn) of Canton, Bobbie Castle Matson (John) of North Carolina, Micky (Nikki) Castle of Washington State, Fuzzy (Charlene) Castle and Tara Castle Eberlin (Nick) all of Canton, 11 grandchildren, five siblings; Cathy Coleman of North Carolina, Linda Caswell of Florida, Dale Castle of Indiana, Denny Castle of Florida and Allen Castle of New York, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and many close friends.  He was predeceased by a brother and sister; David and Candy.
Family invites friends to call 2 – 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, at Pepper Funeral Home, 578 Springbrook Dr., Canton.  Rev Duane Taylor will officiate the funeral service at 4 p.m.  Burial will be in Beech Flats Cemetery 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 4.
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Shirley pepper
   Posted Thu November 30, 2017
So sorry to hear of dad's passing. He was one of a kind and will be missed. Sorry I can't be there, but you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Jerry M Ward
   Posted Thu November 30, 2017

STRUCTURED DESIGN IN RED AND WHITE was sent by Michelle Davis.

To John and Bobbie Matson and Castle Family: We are saddened to hear of your loss. Please accept our condolences and know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family. Sincerely, Your Valmet Family Charlotte, NC

Dottie and Harry Smith
   Posted Thu November 30, 2017
Our thoughts an prayers are with the family. We loved Steve dearly and will miss him very much. We always visited Steve and Ellie on our visits to Canton from Charlotte, NC.

Don & Diane Stout
   Posted Thu November 30, 2017
Thoughts and prayers for Ellie & family. May God wrap his arms around you all with comfort and peace at this time of loss.

Valerie Ostrander
   Posted Thu November 30, 2017
RIP cousin Steve! Valerie Groover Ostrander

Laura Clark
   Posted Sat December 02, 2017
So sorry to hear of Steve's passing. He will be missed. My love to all the kids and to Ellie as well.

Dave and Debbie Vanderveer
   Posted Sun December 03, 2017
Just heard of Steve passing, so very sorry, our thoughts and prayers are with Ellie and family.

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