Nancy Castillo

Obituary of Nancy M Castillo

Nancy M Castillo, 74, of Red Hook, NY, passed away on Thursday, January 21, 2021 at Columbian Presbyterian Hospital in New York, NY. Born on June 16, 1946, in Rhinebeck, NY, she was the daughter of the late Lester and Hilda Wright Coon. Before retiring in 2008 and for many years, Nancy worked as a housekeeper at Hudson River Psychiatric Center in Poughkeepsie. A lifelong area resident, she was a member of St. John's Reformed Church in Upper Red Hook and was a participant in their Shepherds Ministry. She loved serving coffee during Fellowship Hour. She loved dogs, shopping, was an avid sports fan, and was always talking to people with a smile on her face. Nancy is survived by her son, Michael A. Castillo and daughter in law, Kristin Chase of Jersey City, NJ; her grand-dog, Bandit; her sister, Eileen (Ron) Zeliph of Germantown, NY; her niece, Michelle Zeliph (Jessie Guillén-Sandi) of New Brunswick, NJ; her three grandchildren; along with extended family and friends. Her partner, Jerry (Gerard) O'Connor, predeceased her. Friends may call at the Burnett & White Funeral Homes, Red Hook, on Sunday, January 31, 2021 from 2 to 4 pm. Funeral Services will be held at the funeral home on Monday, February 1, 2021 at 10 A.M. Reverend Robert J. Chase will be officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Reformed Church Cemetery, Upper Red Hook, NY. A celebration of Nancy's life will be held at a later date. Due to Covid-19/ NYS Guidelines- masks, social distancing, & capacity limitations will be adhered too during all services. During visitation, please be respectful to those who may be waiting to visit by keeping your stay brief if possible. Your patience is appreciated. Thank you. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Heart Association, American Kidney Foundation or Dutchess County SPCA. Arrangements are under the direction of Burnett & White Funeral Homes 7461 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY. For directions, or to sign the online guest book, please visit
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Visitation at Funeral Home

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, January 31, 2021
Burnett & White Funeral Homes
7461 S. Broadway
Red Hook, New York, United States

Funeral Service

10:00 am
Monday, February 1, 2021
Burnett & White Funeral Homes
7461 S. Broadway
Red Hook, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

St. John's Reformed Church Cemetery
126 Old Post Rd North
Red Hook, New York, United States
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