Angela M. Castro


March 24, 1925 – April 23, 2018

74-Year Resident of Pajaro

Angela M. Castro passed away at age 93.  She was peacefully surrounded by 4 generations of family.  Born to Faustino and Simone Moreno on March 24,1925 in Paso Robles, she was the eldest of 16 children.

A resident of Pajaro in the same home for 74 years.  Angela was known for welcoming all who entered her home and feeding them tortillas and beans.  She was envied for her beautiful front yard, which every spring would bloom with the most colorful flowers.

A kind, faith-filled, compassionate, and fun loving woman who enjoyed life to the fullest, Angela will be always remembered and so very missed.

Angela is survived by siblings Richard Moreno, Alice Vasquez, Rose Galvan, Gloria Ramirez, and Rudy Moreno; her 8 children: Margaret Dominguez, Doug Castro (Laurie), Chico Castro (Janet), Steve Castro (Karen), Fred Castro, Diane Castro (Eva), Denise Castro, and Barbara Castro (Trae); 7 grandchildren: Michael, Michele, Stacy, Melanie, Renee, John, and Ricky; 16 great-grandchildren: Jasmine, Nathan, Lauren, Janine, Jillian, Alicia, Ian, Ben, Logan, Kaitlyn, Tessa, Isa, Dylan, Piper, Colter, and Weston; AND Great-great-grandson Hudson.

Angela was preceded in death by her son-in-law Mike Dominguez and her beloved husband Edward C. Castro.

The family would like to thank Muriel Rose, PA and Hospice of Santa Cruz for their compassion and care of Angela.

In lieu of flowers the family encourages you to make a donation in Angela’s name to Hospice of Santa Cruz.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held today, May 4, 2018 at Our Lady of the Assumption Church in Pajaro.

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