David Daniel Castorena age 58 of Edna passed away on September 27, 2018 at Coffeyville Regional Medical Center.
David was born on December 17, 1959 in Coffeyville to OC "Keido” and Mickey “Rodriquez” Castorena. David attended local elementary schools until he joined the United States Marine Corps on September 28, 1977. During his time in the Marines he received his high school diploma in Transylvania. David was a gunner in the Corps until his honorable discharge when he returned home to Coffeyville. He began working at Spears where he reunited with longtime childhood friend Debra Sue Amann, the couple started dating and were united in marriage on November 7, 1987 in Seoul, South Korea while Debra was serving in the United States Army. David enjoyed working on things with wheels and motors; he was always tinkering on an old mower. He took a special interest in teaching his son Zack how to work on things and they spent countless hours talking and working together. David also loved anytime he could get with his grandchildren, they were his happiness. He will be missed for his strong willed sometimes stubborn ways that his friends and family loved so much about him. He was known to stir people up to see what their reaction would be all in good fun. He also loved cats.
David’s memories will live on with his wife Debra, sons, Zachary Castorena his wife Victoria and Joseph Castorena, daughters, Tamera Weber her husband Rusty and Monica Castorena her fiancé Mike Cook, brother OC Castorena, Andrew Castorena, and Robert “Cas” Castorena, sisters, Penny Tucker, Lynn Brown, Debbie Blumenstein, Jane (Meador) McGee her husband Kent, and Rhonda Kelvin, grandchildren, Elizabeth “Lizzy” Castorena, Tristin Golden, Jaxon Bond, and Dylan Weber also numerous nieces and nephews.
He now rests with his parents and daughter Jenny Castorena.
Funeral Services will be held on Monday, October 15, 2018 at Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel at 1:00pm. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery. Friends are invited to sign the register and greet the family on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at the Chapel from 4:00pm to 6:00pm. The family request memorials be made to the family to help with medical and final expenses. To leave a message of condolence, please visit www.fordwulfbrunschapel.com
I went to school with David. He was always very friendly and nice. He always seemed to have a smile on his face. I know he will be missed by all who knew him. We are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.
Mark Myers FKHS Class of '78
Mark MyersOverland Park, KS
Sorry for your loss. The Castorena's were our 'across the road neighbors ' .
Barbara Scott HomerCoffeyville, KS
I'm so sorry to hear about David's passing. You are all in my prayers!
Karla Weber/RoederCoffeyville, KS