Services for Linda Rae Casteel, 75, of Hennessey were held at the St. John’s Lutheran Church in Covington on Saturday, April 24, with the Rev. Tom Donaldson officiating.
Burial followed at the Covington Cemetery under the direction of Cordry-Gritz Funeral Home.
Linda was born in Enid to Everett and Myrtle (Decker) Triem and passed away on April 20, 2021.
She graduated from the first-ever class of the Enid Beauty College in 1963.
After college she began her career as a beautician working in Marshall, Enid, Oklahoma City and then on to Hennessey where she finally retired after 51 years.
In 1966, she married Earl Jay Casteel of Marshall and they had two daughters, Traci Hamlett of Marshall, and Shelli Sulyma (Nick) of Clermont, Fla.; and seven grandsons.
She was preceded in death by her parents, ex-husband Earl Jay and son-in-law Jerry Hamlett.