Obituary: Burma R. Castle, 92, longtime Darien resident, volunteer
Burma R. Castle, a 50-year Darien resident, died Thursday, April 12, at Brighton Gardens in Stamford. Mrs. Castle, 92, was the wife of Richard D. Castle.
Born Oct. 30, 1919, in Belding, Mich., she was the daughter of the late John Arthur and Gracie Bradshaw Cory.
Mrs. Castle was a member of Noroton Presbyterian Church, the Country Club of Darien, and the Darien Community Association. She was also a volunteer reader at Royle Elementary School in Darien.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Castle is survived by two daughters, Linda and her husband Rick Eppinger of Neenah, Wis., and Susan and her husband David Rolewick of Wheaton, Ill.; a son, Jeff and his wife Suzanne Castle of Fairfield; eight grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild; and one brother, Donald R. Cory of Belding, Mich.
A private family service will be held at the Edward Lawrence Funeral Home in Darien with private burial at Spring Grove Cemetery.
Memorial may be made to the Darien Beautification Commission, 2 Renshaw Road, Darien, CT 06820.