Peggy L. Castello

Published 6:17 pm Monday, September 20, 2010

September 18, 2010

SUFFOLK — Peggy L. Castello, 58, died Sept/ 18, 2010 at Sentara Obici Hospital. Born in Corbin, Ky., she was a former flight attendant with United Airlines and was co-owner of the Happy Horse Bar & Grill.

Left to cherish her memory is her husband of 20 years, Wayne Goodwin Castello; one daughter, Carla Marie Venable, of Beaverdam, Wis.; one son, Michael Furseth, of Wisconsin; her mother, Mattie Raleigh Barnett, of Virginia Beach; three stepdaughters, Bonnie Smailes (Paul) and Lynne Swartz (Bill), all of Elizabeth City, N.C., Gay Spencer, of Hertford, N.C.; one stepson, Dennis Castello (Patricia), of Virginia Beach; one sister, Irene Barnett, of Virginia Beach; 13 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Castello was predeceased by her father, Oscar Junior Barnett.

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The family will receive friends Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Wright Funeral Home, Franklin, where the funeral will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. with the Rev. Willis Switzer officiating.