New Bedford – Luis F. Castro, 35, died Friday, March 3, 2023 at St. Luke’s Hospital.
Born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico, the son of Luis R. Castro and Luz San Miguel, he lived in New Bedford for most of his life.
Luis enjoyed reading and riding motorcycles, and was known for his kindness and willingness to help other people. He was also very fond of his dog, Princess and his cat, Hensen, and he especially loved his children and family.
Luis is survived by his 9 children; his fiancée, Rachel Fortin; 3 brothers, Emanuel Abrante, Luis D. Castro, and Luis R. Castro; 2 sisters, Tanairis Castro and Luz N. Castro; and his stepfather, Angel Martinez.
His visitation will be held Wednesday, March 15, 2023 from 2:00 to 6:00 P.M. at Ira Iglesia De Jesucristo El Buen Samaritano Church, 248 North Front Street, New Bedford. Funeral is Thursday, March 16, 2023 at 10:00 A.M. at the church. Burial will follow at Notre Dame Cemetery, 1540 Stafford Road, Fall River.
Arrangements are with Machnowski Funeral Home, 472 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford
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