OBITUARY FOR – Irene “Hon” Castleberry, 80
Irene S. “Hon” Castleberry, 80, lifelong resident of Herington, died Tuesday, May 21st, 2013, at the Mercy Regional Health Center of Manhattan. She was born on March 14, 1933, at Herington, the daughter of Fred and Anna L. (Sauer) Herbel.
Mrs. Castleberry was a homemaker. She graduated from Herington High School with the class of 1951.
She married Lavern “Cass” Castleberry on September 21, 1952, celebrated 55 years of marriage; and he preceded in death on January 20, 2008. Also, preceded in death by a brother Charlie, a sister Marie ,and her parents.
Survived by two daughters: Connie Castleberry of Herington and Cathy Goodman (husband-David) of Olathe, a son Ben Castleberry (wife-Kathy) of Herington, a brother Harry Herbel and a sister Virginia “Tilly” Phelps both of Herington, ten (10) grandchildren, and eight (8) great grandchildren.
Memorials are requested to the Home Health & Hospice of Dickinson County; and they may be sent in care of the Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home & Crematory, Herington Chapel, 404 S. Broadway, Herington, KS 67449-3038.
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