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George Rudy Castro

With heavy hearts, The Castro Family regret to announce the passing of their beloved George Rudy Castro. His stubborn, yet extremely helpful, loving, caring and funny spirit will be deeply missed. George was an outgoing, kind, strong, and handsome soul who loved fishing and shrimping. He was a dedicated family man who loved his family and friends unconditionally and with his whole heart.

George Rudy Castro, age 67, of Aransas Pass, Texas went to be with our Lord on October 6, 2021.

George was born on September 25, 1954 in Sinton, Texas to Rudolfo M. Castro and Refugia J. Garcia Castro. He was a retired commercial fisherman-shrimp boat captain.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Rudolfo and Refugia “Cuca” Castro and his siblings Daniel Castro, Yolanda Longoria, and Linda Swift.

George is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Maria Olga Castro and his children, George Jr. (Jessica) Castro of Kyle, Texas, Ismael “Sam” (Evelyn) Castro of Asherton, Texas, Rachel Castro (Richie Morales) of Kyle, Texas, K (Lindsey) Castro of Ingleside,athy Castro (Brian Cribb) of Aransas Pass, Texas, and Skipper (Lindsey) Castro of Ingleside,

Texas. He is also survived by his 16 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and his four brothers, Robert Alaniz of Aransas Pass, Texas, Fidel Castro (Ida Rodriguez) of Rockport, Texas, Rudy “Rabbit” Castro of Aransas Pass, Texas, and Kris (Angela) Castro of Port St. Lucie, Florida. George also leaves behind numerous beloved nieces, nephews, and friends.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, October 10, 2021 at 3:00 PM for family and public visitation beginning at 4:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home, Aransas Pass, Texas. A Holy Rosary will be recited the same evening at 7:00 PM at the funeral home. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, October 11, 2021, 10:00 AM at St. Mary’s Star of the Sea Catholic Church, Aransas Pass, Texas. Funeral procession will depart from Resthaven Funeral Home at 9:30 AM.

Pallbearers will be his grandsons, Ryan Castro, Stephen Castro, Matthew Castro, Dylan Samora, Randy Wallace, David Castro, Jacob Castro, and Kaleb Castro.

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Arrangements entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Aransas Pass.

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In Loving Memory George Rudy Castro September 25, 1954 – October 6, 2021

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346 S. Houston

Aransas Pass, TX 78336

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Aransas Pass, TX 78336