Michael E. Castator
Michael Castator, age 69 of Hamilton passed away on Wednesday, December 9.
Michael was born October 16, 1951 in Hamilton, Ohio to Howard Castator and Alma Ruth Prather. He is survived by his wife Michele whom he married in 2014.
Michael was preceded in death by his father Howard, brother Bill, sons Eric and Robby, and his beautiful guardian angel granddaughter Hailey.
Michael is also survived by his siblings; Dale Castator (Debbie) of Hamilton, David Castator (Teresa) of Dayton and Cassandra Shimp (Jim) of Double Oak, Texas. He leaves behind his children Stephen Castator (Kimberly) of Ross Township, Jullie Castator (Dominec Cardwell) of Cincinnati and Paul Castator (Stacy Lickert) of Hamilton along with step-children James Kluener (Shelia) of Dayton, Caitlin Riffee (Shawn) of Martinsville, Jeffrey Kluener (Dorothy) of Youngstown, and Ashley Kluener of Englewood. He especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren Darrick Franklin, Deyland Cardwell, Sydney Prewitt, Keithen Castator, Camden Castator, Austin Castator and Grace Riffee.
A private service and burial will be held for the family at Arlington Memorial Gardens on Saturday, December 19th. We invite all of Mike’s family and friends to attend a Celebration of Life Saturday, December 19th beginning at 5pm at Pohlman Lanes in Hamilton to share memories of a man who impacted so many. The family requests that donations in his memory be made to the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Heart Institute, https://give.cincinnatichildrens.org/.