Funeral mass for Luis Alejandro Castillo, 9, of Palestine, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Matias Rodriguez officiating. Burial will follow at Land of Memory Cemetery under the direction of Herrington/Land of Memory Funeral Home.
Luis died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, in Mexico from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
He was born on Sept. 6, 2004 in Palestine to Delfino Castillo Jr. and Carolina Adame Castillo. He was a third-grade student at Southside Elementary. He loved baseball and was a catcher for the Diablos Select Team.
Survivors include his parents, Delfino Jr. and Carolina Castillo; brothers, Delfino Anthony Castillo, Javier Castillo, Aylin Castillo and Mercedes Castillo; grandparents, Delfino Castillo Sr. and Maria Celia Castillo and Jesus Adame and Maria Adame; uncles and aunts, Conrado and Paty Adame, Carlos and Claudia Adame, Mauro and Myra Adame, Cristina and Arturo Solis, Lupe and Salvador Ramos, Marisela and Miguel Aguilar, Elizabeth Castillo Oswell, Diana and Danny Sias, and Erica and Danny Quinto; several cousins; and numerous people who loved him dearly.
Pallbearers will be Danny Sias, Mauro Adame, Arturo Solis, Miguel Aguilar, Juan Perez and Jesus Adame.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, at Herrington/Land of Memory Funeral Home Chapel.
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