Tomas Castaneda

September 22, 1934June 26, 2013

Tomas Castaneda passed away in Houston, TX on June 26, 2013 at the age of 78. He was born on September 22, 1934 in San Benito, TX to Rodolfo and Romana Castaneda. Tomas is preceded in death by his parents; wife of 47 years, Elizabeth Castaneda; and sister, Maria Yanez. He is survived by 3 sons, Abraham Castaneda and his wife Cathy, Nathan Castaneda, and Ezekiel Castaneda and his wife Amanda; 11 grandchildren, Nicholas Castaneda and his wife Kelli, Michael Castaneda and his fiancé Evan, Loren Ferguson and her husband Caleb, Zachary Castaneda, Natalie Castaneda, Carly Castaneda, Abby Castaneda, Kaylee Castaneda, Zoe Castaneda, Kayla Beneze, and Daniel Beneze; 3 great grandchildren, Owen Castaneda, Mason Castaneda, and Savannah Pauling; 3 sisters, Olivia Rodriguez, Ana Abrego and her husband Manuel, Diana Cordova and her husband Joe. The family will receive friends for visitation at Grand View Funeral Home on Sunday, June 30, 2013 from 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Funeral services will take place on Monday July 1, 2013 at 12:30 pm in the chapel of Grand View Funeral Home, with interment to follow in Grand View Memorial Park. Those desiring to do so may make a contribution in memory of Tomas to Houston Hospice, Development Department, 1905 Holcombe Blvd., Houston, TX 77030. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at


  • Visitation Sunday, June 30, 2013
  • Funeral Service Monday, July 1, 2013

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Rafaela Carmona

July 20, 2013

I am so sorry to hear that Tom left us I did not know until last night he was a wonderful man someone I could always talk to, laugh with and a really good friend I will truely miss him MY CONDOLENCES TO ALL THE FAMILY

July 15, 2013

Our deepest Sympathies goes out to all of you during this time. May God bless you all.

Eric, Liz and family

Lorie Maczko

July 12, 2013

we are sorry to hear of your loss. our deepest condolences. He was such a good man and I am priviledged to have known him.


July 8, 2013

May the God of Peace be with the Castaneda Family during this time of sadness.

Paul Cochran

July 1, 2013

Our deepest and heartfelt sympathies go out to each of you. Nathan, you are in our prayers. God bless. Paul & Dillion

David Smith

July 1, 2013

Abe, my condolences to you and your entire family. May God grant you some serenity during this time. God Bless you. All my best wishes.

Al & Aurora Espinoza

July 1, 2013

We are very sorry for your loss our deepest condolences.

John Tapia

July 1, 2013

Zeke, please accept our deepest sympathies. Our hearts go out to you and your family now and in the days ahead. John & Lisa


July 1, 2013

Uncle Tom this is not a good-bye but a will see you, aunt Liz and my parents again someday. My love and prayers go out to all the family and May God bless you all dearly.

baldemar yanez

June 30, 2013

we are sorry to hear of your loss. our deepest condolences are with you as you grief. you are in our thought and prayers. We love our uncle Tom. may the lord bless your family