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Dr. Manuel J. Castañeda

May 25, 1931 - December 14, 2020

We created a GatheringUs memorial to celebrate the life of Dr. Manuel J. Castañeda. Collecting your stories and memories here will offer us great comfort. As we plan virtual and in person gatherings, we will share details here. Thank you for contributing to this lasting memorial.

OBITUARY
Obituary of Dr. Manuel J. Castañeda Our beloved father and grandfather, Dr. Manuel Joseph Castañeda passed away on December 14, 2020 at the age of 89 yrs old. Manuel was born in Simons Brick Yard, Los Angeles, CA to Evaristo and...  see more
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  • Angelina Berlin
    We love you grandpa. You were one lucky man to have all these granddaughters to love you! And we are lucky because you are part of who we are, we wouldn’t be the same without your and grandma’s love.
  • Melana Llopis
    I miss giving my grandpa kisses on the cheeks and receiving his kisses on my forehead!
  • Melana Llopis
    Whenever I need to bring myself back to a place of joy, I just remember this man. I remember the laughs, the songs, the dances, the shared meals, the car rides, and the sweet friendship.
    Thank you grandpa for filling my life with so many joy filled...  more
  • Tina Peretz
    Recently I fell asleep thinking of my summers at your house. My second home. My summers were magical with grandma and you. I wish I could give my children the same experiences and adventures I had in Sacramento. When I pause and think, a flood of...  more
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  • Raya Llopis
    A few days ago I read this quote,

    "If you find yourself having a hard time, think of your grandparents. They will give you strength."

    These words resonated with me. I often find myself thinking about you, dreaming about you, and talking to you.

    In...  more
  • Angelina Berlin
    Grandpa, I miss you. It's been a year ago today. I can remember how we sang to you on your last day of life on this earth. Music reminds me of grandma and grandma reminds me of you. I can close my eyes and see you in your Sabbath attire, as we prepare...  more
  • Mary Llopis
  • Mary Llopis
    Today is the one year anniversary of dad passing.

    Dad, we honor you today for the life you shared with us. We miss you and will hold you in our heart forever.
  • Mary Llopis
    Mary Llopis added 3 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Manuel J. Castañeda:
  • Roy Jaynes
    Hi everyone I just wanted to share Manuel & Carmelita’s two favorite Loving fur babies Misha (the white cat) & Joey (the black cat). Misha knows how to get his own dinner & Joey likes to take cat naps with his (fur baby) niece Luci Lu ❣️
  • GatheringUs Support Team
  • Melana Llopis
  • Melana Llopis
    I will miss you Grandpa!! So grateful for every memory, every laugh, every adventure, every dance, every song, every smile, every moment, every prayer we were able to share with each other! You remain the sweetest, most handsome, gentleman I ever knew!!
  • Mary Llopis
    • Mary Llopis
      Mary Llopis COVID 2020 - Rosie and Dad visitation by window visits only
      • February 5, 2021
  • Mary Llopis
    Mary Llopis added 4 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Manuel J. Castañeda:
    • Mary Llopis
      Mary Llopis Vacationing with Dad in Alaska and Caribbean
      • February 5, 2021
  • Carmelita Castaneda
  • Carmelita Castaneda
  • Carmelita Castaneda
  • Roy Jaynes
  • Roy Jaynes
    I am honored to have met such a Kind, Gentle & Loving man on this journey we call Life! And, I am very thankful that Manuel & Carmelita welcomed me to join them on part of their journey! They welcomed me with open arms & Love❣️They became new family...  more
  • Mary Llopis
    Mary Llopis added 5 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Manuel J. Castañeda:
  • Mary Llopis
    Mary Llopis added 1 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Manuel J. Castañeda:
  • Mary Llopis
    Mary Llopis added 1 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Manuel J. Castañeda:
    Dad and his pet family
  • Mary Llopis
    Mary Llopis added 1 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Manuel J. Castañeda:
    Father's Day 2020