Francis Castle Dies


(January 23, 1909-September 10, 1973)


NORFOLK--Francis Castle, 64, of Raymondville, died Monday in Massena Memorial Hospital where he had been a patient since Aug. 26.

The funeral will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. Raymond’s Church. Rev. Thomas Votraw officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Potsdam.

Friends may call at the Buck Funeral Home tonight and Wednesday afternoon and evening.

He is survived by his wife, Florence, Oswegatchie; four sisters, Mrs. William (Nell) Tyo, and Mrs. Clyde (Wilda) Talcott, Norfolk, Mrs. Clayton (Ethel) Williams, Adams Center, and Mrs. Marion Shantie, Raymondville; nieces and nephews.

He was born in Norfolk Jan. 23, 1909 a son of James and Mary Carbino Castle.

He had been an oiler at the Norfolk Paper Mill and was a veteran of WWI.



(This obituary was provided by Joan Tyo Lalonde, original source unknown)