Maria “Candy” (Martinez) Castillo Obituary

FEBRUARY 2, 1956 – MAY 17, 2024


Maria (Martinez) Castillo passed away May 17, 2024 at the age of 68 years. She was born February 2, 1956 in Edinburg, Texas to her parents Lino Martinez Resendiz and Maria Asuncion Barrientos Gonzales.

Maria was known to her friends as Candy. She worked on the housekeeping staff at Memorial Hospital. She enjoyed crocheting and sewing. Maria attended church services at Memorial Baptist Church in Nacogdoches.

She is survived by her son, Ignacio Castillo Jr and wife Heather of Little Elm, TX; daughter, Eneida Ramos and husband Victor of El Dorado, AR; daughter, Elizabeth Castillo Amador of Nacogdoches, TX; as well as many brothers and sisters, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Maria was preceded in death by her parents; and son, Jaime Castillo.

A Memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, June 1, 2024 at Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Directors.

Arrangements are under the direction of Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Directors, Nacogdoches, Texas.