Services for Jose Castillo Sr. of Buffalo, a retired meat packer, were held Tuesday in Lombardo Funeral Home. He died Sunday in the Episcopal Church Home, where he had been a resident for three months. He was 75.
Born in Anasco, Puerto Rico, he graduated from high school in Puerto Rico and came to Buffalo 37 years ago. He was a meat packer for Sahlen Packing Co., retiring in 1988.
Surviving are his wife of 37 years, the former Ana Natal; a son, Jose Jr. and a daughter, Ana E., both of Buffalo; and four grandchildren.