Welcome to the memorial page for

Craig Edward Castle

April 12, 1936 ~ February 22, 2017 (age 80)

The Piano Brothers

Craig Edward Castle, age 80, of Princeton, passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center in Neenah.  He was born on April 12, 1936, in Sterling, IL, the son of Donald and Vera Castle.  He married Kathryn on June 27, 1959, in Evanston, IL.  Craig graduated from Lawrence University in Appleton, and attended The University of Chicago, obtaining a Doctorate of Law Degree.  He continued at Northwestern University obtaining a degree in Accounting.  Craig was President and Chief Executive Officer of several manufacturing companies in Chicago, Oshkosh and Green Lake.

He leaves behind his wife, Kathryn Castle; daughter, Courtney and husband, Ryan Almond and their daughter, Sara Grace; son, Craig Jr. and wife, Cie Castle and their children, Slade, Madison, and Kennedy; youngest son, Andrew and his son, Logan and Logan’s mother, Tracey Castle.

Craig was a wonderful family man and an avid outdoorsman.  He loved hunting, fishing, skiing, and working with his dogs.

A memorial service for Craig Edward Castle will be held on Saturday, Feb. 25, at 2:30 p.m., with visitation beginning at 1:00 p.m., at Terrace Shores Evangelical Free Church, W3278 County Road K of Markesan.  Pastor Gary Zacharias will be conducting the service.  Donations may be sent to the Fond du Lac Area Foundation, 384 N. Main St. Suite 4, Fond du Lac, WI 54935 or Terrace Shores Church (address above).

The family would like to thank all those that cared so kindly for Craig.  The nurses and doctors at ThedaCare in Berlin and Neenah were outstanding!  Please visit our website to send condolences to the family.


Wachholz and Sons Funeral Home

Sunset Cremation Center in Princeton

Serving the Family, 920-295-6631



 Service Information

February 25, 2017

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Terrace Shores Evangelical Free Church
Markesan, WI

Memorial Service
February 25, 2017

2:30 PM
Terrace Shores Evangelical Free Church
Markesan, WI

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