CASTELLO, Marcia A., 61, of Sandusky, passed away on Friday morning, October 12, 2012, in Stein Hospice Care Center after a lengthy illness.
She was born on September 19, 1951, in Bellaire, Ohio. Marcia was a 1969 graduate of Jefferson Union High School in Richmond, Ohio.
Marcia worked as a dental assistant, a price checker at the former Finast Grocery Store, worked in the costume department at the Sandusky State Theater, and was a homemaker for many years.
She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church. She loved gardening, taking rides to see the scenery, wine tasting, reading, music and the arts, and spending time with her family and friends.
Marcia is survived by her husband, John Castello, whom she married on April 3, 1971; children, Matthew (Deann) Castello of Lancaster, Ohio, and Andrew (Jeannine) Castello and Sarah (Terry) Pearston, both of Sandusky; grandchildren Savannah, Evan, Trevor, and Sam; father and stepmother, Willis and Charlotte (Smith) Evans; brothers and sisters, Ford Evans, Erin Leber, Linda Johansson, Georgia Kay Clark, and Terry Smith; and numerous other family members.
She was preceded in death by her birth mother, Ernestine (Burnett) Evans.
Friends may call on Sunday, October 14, 2012, from 2-5 p.m. in Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 15, 2012, at 10 a.m. in Zion Lutheran Church, 503 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. The Rev. John Mawhirter will officiate. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be shared at www.toftfh.com