Lily Dianne Castro

Lily Dianne Castro, in-fant daughter of Javier and Katie Sloan Castro, passed into Heaven on Monday (April 8, 2013) in the Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Texas.

She was born March 19, 2013, in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, where her parents are serving as missionaries.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by a sister, Lucy Elizabeth Castro at home; her maternal grandmother, Dianne Sloan of Jamestown; her paternal grandparents: Raphael and Elizabeth Castro of Honduras; her great-grandmother, H. Avis West of Greenhurst; an uncle, Andrew Sloan of Bemus Point; and a great-aunt, Becky Gagnon of Florida.

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, John Sloan; great-grandparents: Allen and Anna Sloan; and great-grandfather, James West.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Timothy Lutheran Church in Bemus Point.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. today (Wednesday) in the church.

The family wishes to collect money for the purchase of a ventilator for the NICU at the hospital where Lily was born. Checks may be made payable to St. Timothy Lutheran Church with “Vent Donation” on the memo line.

Powers, Present & Sixbey Funeral Home is handling arrangements.