Jose Castillo, age 65, of Mabton, WA went to be in the arms of his Heavenly Father on Thursday, February 14, 2019. He was born on September 18, 1953 in Fabens, Texas the son of Virginia Silva (Saenz) and Pilar Blanco Castillo. Jose received his education from Perris High School. He worked in construction, cement work and was a heat coil maker. He was a craftsman in wood working and wood carving and was an avid Dodger and Oakland Raider fan. Jose was a member of the Wood Carver Club.
He is survived by his former wife, Rebecca Castillo of CA. Daughter Sorine Price (Jamie) of Mabton, WA and son Doug Castillo (Carmen) of Walla Walla, WA. He is also survived by two grandchildren DayCe Lemmon of Walla Walla, WA and Donovan Lemmon of Mabton, WA, two brothers Mark Siegal of Tulare, CA and Jimmy Saenz of Visalia, CA. Jose is preceded in death by his parents Virginia and Pilar Castillo, grandpa Francisco Saenz and grandmother Vicenta Saenz. Those wishing to sign Jose’s online memorial book may do so at www.funeralhomesmith.com Smith Funeral Home in care of arrangements.