HUBBARD - Felix L. Castilla, 90, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at The Cleveland Clinic.
Felix was born Feb. 23, 1923, in Youngstown, the son of Joaquin and Anastasia Fraile Castilla.
He was a graduate of Rayen High School and attended The University of Minnesota.
Felix was an entrepreneur and owned multiple businesses. He was the owner of a service station in Hubbard for 25 years, a car wash in Hubbard, GC Party Shop for many years, and after his retirement worked at Schwebel Baking Co.
He was an avid golfer and walked the course at least three times a week until his illness in June of this year.
Felix was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during World War II in the Pacific Theater.
He is survived by his wife, the former Grace A. Crytzer, whom he married Sept. 6, 1958; his daughter, Carol (Tony) Beall of Hubbard; his son, Gary A. (Annette) Castilla of Tampa, Fla.; and three grandchildren, Jacob, Tyler and Paige.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughters, Miss Rhonda and Miss Sheri; his first wife, Gizella Nemeth; his brothers, Dan Castilla and Adrian Castilla; and sisters Mary Curry and Victoria Lundquist.
There will be services 11 a.m. Saturday at Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home in Hubbard. There will be calling hours from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday and one hour prior to the service from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Felix will be laid to rest in Corner House Cemetery in Hubbard with full military honors.
Family and friends are invited to visit the funeral home's website at www.stewart-kyle.com to share memories and condolences.