In loving memory of

Gerald J. Kastel
November 7, 1940 - October 5, 2019

Gerald J. Kastel, 78, of Clinton, Iowa, died Saturday, October 5, 2019, at Bickford, Clinton. Private visitation and service will be held Monday, October 7, 2019, at the Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial will be in the St. Irenaeus Calvary Cemetery. Pallbearers will be his grandchildren. Online condolences may be made by visiting
Gerald was born November 7, 1940 in Lancaster, Wisconsin, the son of Leo and Rita (Kirschbaum) Kastel. He was a graduate of the Lancaster, Wisconsin High School. He was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church.
Gerald had been employed as a die maker at International Paper for over 36 years prior to retiring.
Survivors include his daughters, Pamela (Tom) Bitler of Albany, Illinois and Cindy Frederick of Camanche, Iowa; grandchildren, Karlee, Blake, Nicole, Paige and Lexie; great-grandchildren, Ayden, Cully and Marlee.
He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Dawn Kastel, a brother and a sister.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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