Charles Conrad Casto
June 30, 1916 – November 21, 2018
Charles Conrad CASTO (age 102) Major, US Air Force Retired, of Bowie, Maryland passed away on Wednesday, November 21, 2018. Charles is the husband of the late Julia Casto; father of Paul C. Casto and his wife Carrie and Gordon V. Casto and his wife Anne; brother of the late Mary Lombardo and Jenny O’Shaughnessy; grandfather Benjamin, David, Daniel, Michael and his wife Lauren, Christopher, Emily and her husband Aaron and Colin. Major Casto was born on June 30, 1916 and enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1937. He was a veteran of World War II, and Korea, retiring in 1966. He then worked for Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA in his second career until 1984. His final ‘career’ was as a student, and artist, spending 20 years fully taking advantage of the University of Maryland’s Golden ID program. He was a Bowie Maryland resident for 62 years. Memorial services will be held at 2PM on Saturday, 15 December at the Christian Community Presbyterian Church, 3120 Belair Drive, Bowie, Maryland. Memorial Contributions, in lieu of flowers may be made to the Fisher House Foundation.
- Memorial Service Saturday, December 15, 2018