Millie E. Castle

Millie E. Castle
July 13, 1904 — March 20, 2011
WALKERTON — Millie Elnora Castle, 106, of Walkerton and South Bend, passed away Sunday, March 20, 2011.
Millie was born July 13, 1904 to Frank and Cakrintha (Jackson) Coil in Johnson Township (LaPorte County) Indiana. Nov. 2, 1942 she married Chester B. Castle in Washington, Ind.
He preceded her in death Dec. 2, 1972. They had no children. Mrs. Castle was retired from Notre Dame. She was a member of OES Chapter #50 and the Indiana Retired Teachers Association. Millie often told the story of a medicine man on horseback telling her and her mother that she would live to be 107 years old. Mrs. Castle lived on her own until age 99 and remained in good health until last week. She passed away Sunday morning at the age of 106, just a few months shy of her 107th birthday.  
Funeral Services will be Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 11 a.m. (ET) in the Nusbaum-Elkin Funeral Home, 408 Roosevelt Road (Hwy. 6) Walkerton, with Pastor Charlene Harris Allen officiating. 
Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in Walkerton.
There will be a visitation Tuesday, March 22, 2011 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.