He was born on Wednesday, January 25, 1939 in Marietta, OH to the late Oshel L. and Mabel Clasey Casto. Jerry was a graduate from Marietta High School in 1956, and on May 18, 1958 he married his loving wife, Eleanor Rudd. He was also the owner and operator of Casto Plumbing, and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, a member of the B.P.O.Elks #477, American Legion Post #64 and the Aladdin Shrine of Columbus, OH.
In addition to his wife, Jerry is survived by two daughters, Sandra Tidd of Marietta, OH, Brenda Whiting (Rick) of Myrtle Beach, SC; six grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers and five sisters.
Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, April 1, 2013 at the Hadley Funeral Home Reno Chapel, 1021 Pike Street, Marietta, OH with Pastor Jeff Baumer officiating. Friends may call on Sunday, March 31 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be in Lynch Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Hospice, 450 Pike Street, Suite I 1, Marietta, Ohio 45750. Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com.