Maria Magdalena Castro

February 5, 1958April 26, 2013
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Maria Magdalena Castro, of San Angelo, went to be with her Lord and Savior, on Friday, April 26th, 2013, at the age of 55.

Prayer Service will be at 7:00 p.m. Monday, April 29th in Johnson’s Funeral Home Chapel, 435 W. Beauregard Avenue. Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, April 30th, 10:00 a.m. at the Word of Life Assembly of God Church with Rev. David and Gaynell Smith officiating, located at HWY 87 South Ben Ficklin, San Angelo, Texas. Burial proceedings will take place at Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens, 4989 FM HWY 1223.

Maria was born in San Angelo, Texas February 5th, 1958 to Matilde Longoria Castro and Raymundo Rios Castro, Sr. She attended Central High School and was employed by Ethicon for 27 years. She was preceded in death by her father; grandparents, Gaudalupe and Refujia; and nephew Guadalupe Luna. She is survived by two older step-sisters, Mary Ruth of Greece and Mary Ann of Galveston, TX; her younger sisters Rose Reece and Lucy Ontiveros and husband Henry of New Iberia, LA; brothers Raymond Castro Jr. II, Rey Mario Castro and wife Olivia L. Castro of San Angelo, Armando Castro and wife Katina S. Castro of Itasca, TX, David R. Castro and wife Rosalinda R. Castro, Rene R. Castro of San Angelo, and SSgt Juan A. Castro of Itasca, TX; and numerous nephews and nieces. The family would like to extend a special thanks to the doctors and staff of Hospice and Trisun Care Center Regency House. Special thanks to Dr. Preito and his staff. Special thanks to many friends who offered their prayers and Carol Rosalez of Carol’s Alterations and Colleen Wilson of Al’s Formal Wear. The family would also like to thank Johnson’s Funeral Home. Pallbearers are Raymond Castro, Jr. III, Eric L. Castro, Christopher Ontiveros, David Michael Castro, Anthony Ray Chavez, and SSgt Juan A. Castro.


  • Prayer Service Monday, April 29, 2013
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Maria Magdalena Castro

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Rose Gonzalez

May 18, 2013

Mary i will never forget seeing you at The Promise and hearing you say you were glad you got a chance to see me....i knew then you were leaving are home now, with Jesus...

Patricia Lewis

April 30, 2013

You will be missed so deeply. The Good Lord will take care of you now. Take care friend and say hello to Anthony for me. R.I.P.

Robert Ramirez Jr

April 30, 2013

My Condolences to the Castro Family.

Daniel Montez

April 30, 2013

I am so sorry to hear about your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Angie Martin

April 30, 2013

Saddened by the fact we lost a very special lady but rejoicing for I know that she is in heaven with her Savior.

April 30, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Mary Castro. Remember HIS words, " Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavily burdended, and I will refresh you."
Melvin and Debra Bermea Stewart

Patricia Young

April 30, 2013

My sincere condolences of the loss of Maria. May the glory of Jesus Christ bless each of you with comfort and guidance through difficult days ahead.

Sylvia Martinez

April 30, 2013

Mary, I knew you for many many years. You were always the same loving and compassionate person who ALWAYS saw the good in people and were never quick to judge. You truly were an angel among us and now you will be an angel over us.

Michelle De La Cruz

April 30, 2013

I am so sorry to hear of Mary's passing. She was such a wonderful, beautiful person. The Lord has a special place for her up there for sure!! My heart goes out to the family and my prayers are with you all. Though, try not to be sad...she is so very happy right now. May God keep you close.

Rosa Linda (Dominguez) Govea

April 30, 2013

My condolences to the Castro Family. My prayers are with you all.