Kristopher A. Casteel

September 02, 1979 ‒ March 26, 2005

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Kristopher Allen Casteel, age 25, of Mount Vernon, died Saturday March 26, 2005 in Columbus from injuries received in an apartment fire. Kris was born September 2, 1979 in Waynesville, Missouri and attended Coshocton High School. He moved to Mount Vernon in 2003 and had been employed as a cook at Friendly’s Restaurant in Mount Vernon.

Surviving are his mother Sonya Wright of Mount Vernon; his father and stepmother Keith and Connie Casteel of Newcomerstown; three brothers Bill (Tarra) Duling of Coshocton, Justin Bean of Mount Vernon, and Corey Casteel of Newcomerstown; two sisters Kandi (James) Stewart of Mount Vernon, and Jennifer Casteel of Newcomerstown; his maternal grandfather and step grandmother Lloyd and Barb Duling of Apple Valley; and his paternal grandmother and step grandfather Beverly and Walter Brenneman of Newcomerstown. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother Charlene Bridges, and his paternal grandfather Kenneth Casteel.

Friends and family may call at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon on Thursday from 6 to 8 PM to share memories of Kristopher A. Casteel.

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