Victor Manuel Castro went to be with his Lord on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 92
years young. He was born on April 15, 1930, in San Jose, Costa Rica. He arrived
in the United States in 1948 to attend college and graduated in 1952 with a degree
in civil engineering from Michigan Tech University. While there he met and
married Jeanne Falk and later had a daughter Terri.
They moved to Hibbing in 1956 where he worked over the years for Mckee,
Davy-Mckee and Noramco Engineering firms. Following the death of his wife,
Jeanne he met and married Kathleen Voelker in 1975.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Cloudio and Hilda Castro, sister Ligia and
He is survived by wife, Kathleen, daughter, Terri (Sam) Crispo, sister, Lidiette,
and grandchildren, Jeanne (Phill) Anderson; Jake (Kate) Crispo and Anne Crispo;
and 6 great-grandchildren.
He was a faithful member of Wesley United Methodist Church for over 60 years
where he sang in the choir and led bible studies. H was an active member in the
Gideons International for nearly 50 years where his commitment to getting God’s
word distributed throughout the world demonstrated his love for his Lord Jesus.
Memorial service will be held 2:00 pm Saturday May 28, 2022 at Wesley United
Methodist Church. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services at church.
In Lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to The Gideons International, PO Box
832 Hibbing, MN 55746