Eliseo Castillo Jr. “Junebug”, 68 years old of Defiance Ohio, departed from this life Tuesday, November 16th, 2021 in Toledo Ohio. He was born in Defiance Ohio, August 26th, 1953, to his parents Eliseo Castillo Sr. and Inez Medrano Castillo. He is preceded in death by his parents and siblings Juan Castillo and Olga Castillo Schnelker. Mr. Castillo is survived by his children David and Elisa Castillo, Candida and Charles Castillo Fritz, Amanda Castillo, India Castillo, Jerico Castillo, Little Feather and Mercedes Castillo, Teya Castillo, Wispur Aguilar. Mr. Castillo was the proud grandfather of Eliseo Silva, David and Erica Castillo II, Cheyenne Silva, Chandler Hunt, Cody Castillo, Ty Castillo, Jarrel Villalobos-Castillo, Valydia Silva, Jaziel Villalobos-Castillo, Jazmine Castillo, Thalia Castillo, Daniella Rojas, Daniel Rojas, William Fritz,Drevyn Castillo-Reyes, Joslin Horne,Tori Fritz,Natalea Fritz;; eight great grandkids and siblings Mike and Graciela Perez, Bobby and Vicky Castillo, Sonia and Chuck Whiteford, Robin Castillo, George Castillo.
Eliseo Castillo Jr. excelled in the martial arts focusing on karate and kickboxing. His inspiration to begin martial arts at an early age came from Bruce Lee. Nothing made Junebug happier than being on two wheels. He absolutely loved his Triumph motorcycle. Although he enjoyed these hobbies, his true love was fishing with family. His faith in God was unwavering and he was a faithful, devoted member of Saint Mary’s Catholic Church, Defiance Ohio. These things along with the love for his family put a permanent smile on his face and a twinkle in his eye. Eliseo Castillo Jr. wasn’t a man of worldly possessions and he knew his treasure was laid up in Heaven. He will be greatly missed by his many friends and family.
There will be a Celebration of Life with family and friends at Amvets 1795 Spruce Street, Defiance, Ohio 43512, from 5pm to 8pm, Thursday, December 2nd, 2021.