OBITUARY: Joseph Ralph Castaldo, 74

Below is an obituary from Roberson Funeral Home & Crematory Punta Gorda Chapel:

PUNTA GORDA, FL — Joseph Ralph Castaldo, 74, of Punta Gorda, Florida passed away Tuesday, January 31 2023 at his home after a long, arduous battle with Parkinson’s Disease.

Joe was born to Pasquale and Ruth Castaldo on November 11, 1948 in Wilmington, Massachusetts. He graduated from Wilmington High School and served in the Navy on an aircraft carrier during the Vietnam war. He worked as a Quality Systems Manager at Analog Devices in Wilmington, Massachusetts for most of adult career. He retired to Punta Gorda a happy man.

Joe was cool. He was known for his love of Corvettes and Harley Davidson’s. He loved to be out on the water and dancing with Julie. He will be missed.

He is survived by his loving wife of 20 years, Julie Castaldo, his two children Pat Castaldo and Kendra (Castaldo) Palomarez, his step-daughter Stacey Perras and four grandchildren; Vincenzo Castaldo, Zach Apostolos, Felix Palomarez and Sylvie Castaldo. He is also survived by his mother, Army Veteran Ruth Castaldo, now 104 years old.

Friends may visit to extend their condolences to the family. Arrangements by Roberson Funeral Home & Crematory Punta Gorda Chapel.

Joseph Ralph Castaldo

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