Ken Casto, 71, Berryton, passed away Thursday, July 30, 2020.
He was born May 30, 1949, in Topeka, Kansas, the son of Cecil and Delores (King) Casto. He graduated from Seaman High School in 1968. After high school, he served during the Vietnam War as a Seabee with the United States Navy.
Ken was employed with the Martin Tractor Company, retiring after 37 years.
Survivors include his wife, Linda; sons, Shawn Casto, Dustin Casto, Kreig (Haley) Casto, bonus-daughters, Misty (Dominic) Carreno, and Sara (Steven) Morgan, grandchild, Cadence, Ian, Trevor, Brianna , Angelica, Paul, Braeden, Keilee, Keira, Rainin, Blaze, Alexys, Tristyn, Davyn, Trenten, and Abrielle; great-grandchildren, Addison, Kayleigh, and Ryleigh; siblings, Rick (Christy) Casto, Scott (Carri) Casto, Christi Fountaine; bonus son, Chris (Melissa) and their son, Noah; bonus daughter, Shelly (Gary) and their children; numerous niece, nephews, and extended family; ex-spouse, Barbara Casto.
He was preceded in death by his father, Cecil and brother, Ronnie Casto.
Ken enjoyed woodworking, teaching his grandchildren in his shop. He also sold his wares at the farmer's market and various craft shows. Ken loved cutting firewood with his friends and sons. He was a generous person with a big heart, never knew a stranger, and loved to talk and tell stories. He was a father to all.
Memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS, 66675-8517 or donate online at https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org or American Heart Association, 5375 SW 7th St, Topeka, KS, 66606 or donate online at https://donate.heart.org/site/c.fmJUKcOZJkI8G/b.8077571/k.6133/Donate_to_American_Heart_Association/apps/ka/sd/donorcustom.asp.
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