James Castor

James Donald ""Jim"" Castor

1958 - 2020

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James “Jim” Donald Castor, 61, passed away Friday, April 3, 2020 peacefully at Holmes Regional Medical Center. Jim was born September 16, 1958 in Wadsworth, Ohio. He was married in 1981 to Deborah “Debbie” Watkins, and moved to Palm Bay, Florida in 1982. Jim began his career as a construction worker and became a superintendent. He earned his paramedic license and worked as a paramedic at Dairy Road Urgent Care for the past few years. Jim was a loving husband, father, grandfather, friend, and community member. He was an avid fisherman, a true outdoorsman, and family man. Jim, will live on through his sons whom he was very proud of. Words cannot describe the man that Jim was, his heart was full and his family, friends, co-worker, and community will miss him. Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Deborah “Debbie” Susan Castor of Palm Bay, Florida; two sons, Garrett Lynn Castor of Bellevue, Washington and Zachary Alan Castor (Carson) of Pawleys Island, South Carolina; one granddaughter, Hayden Marie Castor of Melbourne, Florida; mother Virginia Margaret Castor of Palm Bay, Florida, one brother John Lamont Castor of Palm Bay, Florida. Jim was an organ donor and was able to continue giving. He was preceded in death by his father Lynn Lamont Castor, and sister Joni Margaret Grill. A memorial service will take place tentatively in September 2020 based on COVID-19 outbreak. Dates to be determined. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to United Service Organization (USO) or the American Cancer Society.
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