Wilda R. Casto

Wilda R. Stewart Casto, of Marietta, passed away on Monday (Aug. 26, 2013) at Heartland of Marietta.

She was born on Jan. 25, 1921, in New Matamoras, a daughter of Charles and Bessie Pool Stewart.

Wilda attended Gilman United Methodist Church for the past 50+ years and the church and quilting were her vocation and hobbies.

In November of 1946, she married Delmar “Clyde” Casto who preceded her in death in September, 1965.

Wilda is survived by two children, Phillip (Lois) Casto and Kay (Steve) Bonnette; two grandchildren, Michelle Casto and fiance, Dan Medlin, and Teresa (Jason) Ott; three stepgrandchildren, Brian Casto, Brent Casto and Stephen Bonnette; four great-grandchildren, Gavin, Ethan and Zane Ott and Madison Casto Cumberlidge; stepgreat-grandchild, Devyn Bonnette; brother, Carl Stewart; stepdaughter-in-law, Judy Casto; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; siblings, Gerald Stewart, Florence Thomas, Mildred Dyar, Harry Stewart; half brother, Floyd Stewart; stepdaughter, Janet McBraier; stepson, Don Casto.

The family would like to thank Heartland of Marietta and their staff for the great care and compassion they have shown to our loved one.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday (Aug. 29) at 10:30 a.m. at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with Pastor Diann O’Bryant officiating. Burial will follow in Valley Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. on Wednesday with family present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Messages of sympathy may be sent at www.lankfordfh.com.