Ida Miriam Casteel, 86, of Cumberland, died on Jan.13, 2018.
Ida was born in Baltimore, on Dec. 23, 1931. She was married to Rodney Casteel, Sr. on June 27, 1948, they were married 69 years.
Ida worked for the Allegany County Board of Education in food service. She was actively involved in ministry with her husband, the Reverend Rodney Casteel, Sr. of the Cumberland Pentecostal Holiness Church.
Ida is survived by her husband, Rodney Casteel, Sr.; her sons, Rodney Casteel Jr. and his wife, Elaine, of Ridgeley, W.Va., and Joseph Casteel and his wife, Kimberly, of Elizabeth City, N.C.; six grandchildren; and four surviving great-grandchildren.
Ida is preceded in death by her mother, Estelle Williams; step-father, Jesse Williams; a special aunt, Myrtle Harrison; her great-grandchild, Elizabeth Miriam Miller; and special cousins, the Reverend Joseph Harrison and wife Helen; and Virginia Perry.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland.
The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland with the Reverend Franklin Bishop and the Reverend Donna Leatherman officiating. Friends will be received one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to the Cumberland Pentecostal Holiness Church, 660 Fayette Street, Cumberland, Maryland 21502.
The family of Ida Casteel wishes to express their gratitude to the many friends who have offered their love and support through the years. The family would also like to thank the staff of Allegany Health Nursing and Rehab for the compassionate care they showed to Ida.
Condolences for the family may be left at www.ScarpelliFH.com.
Published on January 13, 2018