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Leo Kastanowitz/Caston

Male 1919 - 2015  (95 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document    Has 3 ancestors and 2 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Leo Kastanowitz/Caston 
    Born 9 May 1919  Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    1925 New York State Census 1925  348 Powers Avenue, Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1930 United States Federal Census 1930  3311 Seymour Avenue, Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 29 Jan 2015  California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal from Jan. 31 to Feb. 1, 2015
      Leo Caston

      California - Leo Caston, 95, a longtime resident of Poughkeepsie, NY, died January 29, 2015 in California. Born in the Bronx, NY on May 9, 1919, he was the son of Harry and Rose Kastanowitz. He enlisted in the Navy, serving during World War II. On October 28, 1943 he married Helen Canter in New York City. He was a business owner, an avid golfer and bridge player. He was predeceased by his wife, as well as by one brother, Murray. He is survived by his younger brother Robert Caston, his children Hillary and Harris and Caston, as well as his grandchildren Charles, Jonathan, and Erica Caston and Brandon Weinberger, and his great-grandson Alexander. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, February 1, 2015, 12 Noon, at Temple Schomre Israel , Poughkeepsie, NY with Rabbi Eliezer Langer officiating. Burial will be in Schomre Israel Cemetery, LaGrange Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY. Arrangement are entrusted to the Timothy P. Doyle Funeral Home, Inc., 371 Hooker Ave. Poughkeepsie, New York 12603. If you would like to leave an online condolence please visit - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/poughkeepsiejournal/obituary.aspx?n=leo-caston&pid=174016535&fhid=14052#sthash.t1P2cWIu.QbK4MbpR.dpuf
    Age 95 years 
    Buried 1 Feb 2015  Schomre Israel Cemetery, 18 Park Avenue Lagrange Ave east of Fairmont Ave., Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Leo Caston (1919 - 2015) Find A Grave Memorial
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    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Person ID I3970  MyMispoche
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2017 

    Father Ancestors Harry Kastanowitz
              b. Abt 1895, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 10 Nov 1938  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Mother Rose Atlas
              b. Abt 1895, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 29 Oct 1914  New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Children 3 children 
    Family ID F1686  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse / Partner Helen Canter 
    Married 28 Oct 1943 
    Children 
     1. Hillary Caston
     2. Harris Caston
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F4715  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S806] Find a Grave, (http://www.findagrave.com/).
      Birth: May 9, 1919
      Bronx
      Bronx County
      New York, USA
      Death: Jan. 29, 2015
      California, USA
      California - Leo Caston, 95, a longtime resident of Poughkeepsie, NY, died January 29, 2015 in California. Born in the Bronx, NY on May 9, 1919, he was the son of Harry and Rose Kastanowitz. He enlisted in the Navy, serving during World War II. On October 28, 1943 he married Helen Canter in New York City. He was a business owner, an avid golfer and bridge player. He was predeceased by his wife, as well as by one brother, Murray. He is survived by his younger brother Robert Caston, his children Hillary and Harris and Caston, as well as his grandchildren Charles, Jonathan, and Erica Caston and Brandon Weinberger, and his great-grandson Alexander. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, February 1, 2015, 12 Noon, at Temple Schomre Israel , Poughkeepsie, NY with Rabbi Eliezer Langer officiating. Burial will be in Schomre Israel Cemetery, LaGrange Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY. Arrangement are entrusted to the Timothy P. Doyle Funeral Home, Inc., 371 Hooker Ave. Poughkeepsie, New York 12603 - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/poughkeepsiejournal/obituary.aspx?n=leo-caston&pid=174016535&fhid=14052#sthash.t1P2cWIu.dpuf
      Burial:
      Schomre Israel Cemetery
      Poughkeepsie
      Dutchess County
      New York, USA
      Created by: Rebecca & Sarah Jayne
      Record added: Feb 01, 2015
      Find A Grave Memorial# 142077140
    2. [S824] New York, New York, Marriage Index 1866-1937.
      Name: Harry Kaustnovitz
      Gender: Male
      Marriage Date: 29 Oct 1914
      Marriage Place: Manhattan, New York, USA
      Spouse: Rose Atlas
      Certificate Number: 28172
    3. [S824] New York, New York, Marriage Index 1866-1937.
      Name: Rose Atlas
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 29 Oct 1914
      Marriage Place: Manhattan, New York, USA
      Spouse: Harry Kaustnovitz
      Certificate Number: 28172
    4. [S432] New York City, Marriage Indexes, 1907-1995.
      Name: Harry Kaustnovitz
      Gender: Male
      Record Type: Marriage
      Marriage Date: 19 Oct 1914
      Marriage Place: Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
      Spouse: Rose Atlas
      Certificate Number: 4171
      Volume Number: 1
    5. [S432] New York City, Marriage Indexes, 1907-1995.
      Name: Rose Atlas
      Gender: Female
      Record Type: Marriage
      Marriage Date: 19 Oct 1914
      Marriage Place: Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
      Spouse: Harry Kaustnovitz
      Certificate Number: 4171
      Volume Number: 1