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Margot M. (Morales) Castro

April 30, 1924 ~ May 5, 2020 (age 96)

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Margot M. (Morales) Castro, 96, of Ft. Wayne, IN, passed away on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at Life Care Center in Ft. Wayne. She was born in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, on April 30, 1924, the daughter of the late Manuel and Juanita (Mendez) Morales. On August 1, 1966, she married Candido V. Castro Sr. and he preceded her in death on September 6, 2012.

She worked for G.E. in Ft. Wayne for 31 years, retiring in 1985.

She is survived by 2 daughters, Eva M. Torres and Aurea Esther Hachett both of Ft. Wayne; a brother, Esai Morales of New York, NY; 3 sisters, Ruti Morales and Elda Canalas both of Puerto Rico, and Lucy Morales of New York, NY; 7 grandchildren, Annette, Orlando, Gloria, Shelly, Danita, Tina, and Hashin; 6 great grandchildren, Dian, Bianca, Adrian, Randall, Danny, Tyler, and Tori; 2 great-great grandchildren, Kayden and Lillian; numerous nieces and nephews. 

She was also preceded in death by her 1st husband, Jaime Espada.

Visitation will be from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Monday, May 11, 2020 at D.O. McComb & Sons Foster Park, 6301 Fairfield Ave., Ft. Wayne. A limited number of people will be allowed in the building at a time and a face mask is required.

The Rite of Committal will take place at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 16, 2020 in Catholic Cemetery, Ft. Wayne.

Arrangements by Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home.

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American Legion Service
May 6, 2020

4:00 PM

May 11, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
D.O. McComb & Sons Foster Park
6301 Fairfield Ave.
Fort Wayne, IN 46807

May 16, 2020

1:00 PM
Catholic Cemetery
3500 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46805

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