Obituary Listings

Experience your community values
Opal F.  Castle
There are condolences waiting approval on Opal's Tribute wall
Obituary for Opal F. Castle

Opal F. Castle, 84, of Enon, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 30, 2017. She was born on February 12, 1933, in Paintsville, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Milt and Audree (Coyer) Grim. She attended Oil Springs High School and later graduated from Fredericks Beauty Academy. She managed her own Beauty Salon in the Enon area for many years. Opal was preceded in death in 2014 by her beloved husband James O. Castle of 63 years and in 2003 she lost her dear grandson, Luke Castle.

She leaves to cherish her memory one daughter, Melissa Ann (Curt) Studebaker, two sons: Donald R. (Michelle) Castle, and Jeffery A. (Kimberly) Castle; seven grandchildren: Seth R. (Lauren) Castle, Zachary R. Castle, Haley E. (Eric) Mowell, Audree J. (Dan) Long, Megan A. (Jeb) Pencil, Calli Jo (Jason Miller) Studebaker, and Amy Layne (Kaleb Deam) Studebaker; three great grandchildren: Makayla Kibbe, Nora and Olivia Long; brothers: Bobby J. Grim and Kenny Grim; her beloved sister: Geraldine Daniels, several nieces and nephews, and special friend, Mid Shook. She was also preceded in death by her sisters: Gail Stanton, Patsy R. Hall, Gloria June VanHoose, Kathy Bentley, and Coleen J. Williams; and two brothers: Clyde Thomas Grim and Carl Douglas Grim.

Opal was devoted to her family, never met a stranger and was a compassionate friend. She loved sewing, quilting and cooking for her friends and neighbors. Opal was known for her potato salad and homemade cinnamon rolls.

A gathering of family and friends will be held on Thursday, November 2, 2017, from 5-7:00 p.m. in the LITTLETON & RUE FUNERAL HOME. A celebration of her life will be held on Friday at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Enon Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to the Alzheimer’s Association,

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Opal F. Castle, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Littleton & Rue Funeral Home and Crematory

830 N. Limestone St.
Springfield, OH 45503





10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Littleton & Rue Funeral Home and Crematory

830 N. Limestone St.
Springfield, OH 45503

Cemetery Details


Enon Cemetery

260 E. Main St.
Enon, OH 45323

Memorial Contribution

Azlheimer's Association


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Opal F.  Castle

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Opal

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.