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Christ Our Redeemer Cemetery (formerly Northside Catholic)
Tuesday January 2nd, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Interment following funeral service

St. Malachy Church
Wednesday January 3rd, 2018

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Donald "Cass" R. Castelveter

Age 86, of Kennedy Twp., passed peacefully surrounded by his family on December 29, 2017. He was born December 14, 1931 to the late Joseph and Fannie Castelveter; Beloved husband for 65 years to Justine; Proud father of Mark, Dale (Karen), Todd (Stephanie) and Donn (Lauren); Cherished grandfather of Joshua, Amber, Vincent, Anthony, Marco, Emily, Mason, and Brandon; Dear brother of Robert, and the late Louis, Patsy Castelveter, and Evelyn Andrasko; Also surviving are many nieces, nephews and his best friend, pet Ben. He retired after 25 years with United Airlines. He was a Korean War veteran, proudly serving 8 years in the U.S. Coast Guard Aviation. He was a longtime Kennedy Twp little league coach. He joined the Kennedy Twp Volunteer Fire Department in 1960 and was a lifetime member, serving 2 years as President. He was a bartender at the Fireman’s Club and participated in bingo, street fairs and parades. An avid Pittsburgh sports fan, especially the Steelers. He was a friend to all and ready to lend a helping hand to anyone. We are truly blessed to have had him in our lives and he will live forever in our hearts. Family and friends received 2-4 and 6-8 PM TUESDAY at the McDERMOTT FUNERAL HOME, INC., 334 Forest Grove Rd., Kennedy Twp., where prayers will be offered WEDNESDAY at 9:30 AM, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in St. Malachy Church.

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Im so very sorry for the Families loss of losing their dear loved one who many knew and loved. But there is comforting news that I hope many of you will find some what comforting to know and that it will give you all a real hope for the future. It comes from what Jesus Christ had spoken found in the Bible book of John chapter 5:28,29 in which he is speaking here about a future promise he had made when he was alive on the earth which still atands today. Why? Because it hasnt come true, yet. Its a promise he will carry out, in that he will use his Fathers Holy spirit to resurrect yr dear loved one back to life again and give him the opportunity to live forever, as the Bible says in Psalm 37:29...