Andrew Castille Sr.
Breaux Bridge – Funeral services were held on Friday, Nov. 14, in the Chapel of Pellerin Funeral Home for Andrew Castille Sr., 84, who passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2008, at his residence after a long illness.
Interment followed at St. Bernard Cemetery No. 2.
Mr. Castille worked 26 years for Schilling Distributors of Lafayette as a warehouse foreman and caretaker of Schilling’s Farm.
Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Jean “Ricky” (Earline) Berthelot of Church Point, and Irene C. Cole of Breaux Bridge; two sons, Andrew “T-Boy” Castille Jr. and Jerry J. Castille of Breaux Bridge; 16 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; and his siblings, Maurice Castille, Charles Berard, Darious Jeansonne, Patrick Castille, Lin Berard, Gloria Castille Stout, Emily Castille Breaux and Velma Castille Breaux.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Theoland Leger Castille; daughter, Mary Sarah Castille; a great-granddaughter; five brothers, Jimmy, Harry, Percy, Fred and Davis Castille; and two half siblings, Junior Berard and Shirley Barras.
Pellerin Funeral Home of Breaux Bridge was in charge of arrangements.