Wendell Keawe Castillo, 70

Wendell Keawe Castillo, 70 of Kahului, passed away on August 28, 2018 at Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born on April 23, 1948, in Peahi, Maui. He was a graduate of Lahainaluna High School and earned a Degree in Carpentry at UH Maui College.

Wendell was a Vietnam Army Veteran. As a Specialist 4, he received The Bronze Star Medal for meritorious achievement in ground operations against hostile forces in Vietnam, National Defense Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Expert Badge (M16), Parachutist Badge w/2 Overseas Service Bars, Vietnam Campaign Medal, and a Vietnam Service Medal w/2 Campaign Stars.

He is survived by brothers Pablo Castillo, Jr., Anthony (Barbara) Castillo and sisters Kamaile Sombelon, Millie (Conrad) Razo, Angela (Steve) Waskey and sister in law Ethel Castillo of Ewa Beach, Oahu; numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Pablo Castillo, Sr., Mabel Aiwohi Castillo Fuerte, brother Andres Castillo, Sr. and sister Roberta Julian Yagi.

Funeral services to be held on Friday, September 7, 2018 at Ballard Family Mortuary in Kahului. Visitation at 8:30 a.m., services at 10:00 a.m. followed by burial at Makawao Veterans Cemetery at 11 a.m.

Condolences may be sent to: www.ballardfamilymortuaries.com

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