Hazel W. Castro


(April 29, 1896--January 15, 1979)


NORWOOD--Funeral services for Mrs. Hazel W. Castro, 82, of Norwood, were held Wednesday, Jan. 17, 1979 at 2 p.m. at the Buck Funeral Home, Norwood with the Rev. Lawrence B. Jones, officiating. Spring burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Norwood.

Mrs. Castro was pronounced dead on arrival at Potsdam Hospital Monday (Jan. 15, 1979).

Surviving are a brother, Charles Wilber of Norwood; and a sister, Mrs. Emma Tracy, also of Norwood.

Mrs. Castro was born in Norfolk, April 29, 1896, the daughter of Fred and Annie Zahn Wilber. She attended Norwood schools and graduated from the Champlain's Physicians Hospital School of Nursing, Plattsburgh in May of 1918.

She was married to William Castro, Feb. 2, 1944 in a ceremony performed at St. Phillips Church, Norwood. Mr. Castro died Jan. 10, 1963.

Mrs. Castro was a nurse in New York and New Jersey and retired from the Sunmount Veterans Hospital, Tupper Lake.


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