403 Forbidden

Rafael Castaneda

Rafael Gallegos Castaneda

Thursday, November 6th, 1930 - Wednesday, November 6th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Rafael Castaneda, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Rafael Castaneda

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.


Rafael Gallegos Castaneda 89 of Brownwood, passed away Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 in Brownwood. A memorial Service will be held Thursday November 14, 2019 at 1:30pm at Premera Iglesia Bautista Mexicana located at 1600 Melwood Ave. service will be officiated by Rev. Margarito Barboza

Rafael was born November 6th, 1930 in Villa Union Coahilla Mexico to parents Pascual Castaneda Sr. and Delfina Gallegos Castaneda.During his younger days he worked as a ranch hand and loved ranching. he loved raising horses and dogs, and any type of animals. Rafael Worked at 3M and retired after 20 years.

He was preceded in death by Wife Henrietta Torres Castaneda, brothers Pascual Castaneda Jr., Inosencio Castaneda, sisters; Josefa Colica, Micaela Hernandez, Carmen Arriaga, Delfina Zamora,

Left to cherish his memories are daughter Elda Castaneda, son Rafael Castaneda Jr. both of Mexico, grandaughter Hailey Castaneda Gongora and husband Mark Gongora Jr. and their children Trey and Emma Gongora, sister Paula Sanchez brother Guadalupe Castaneda, several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.

The family of Rafael would like to Thank the staff at Red Stone Assisted living and Integra Hospice Care for the loving care they provided for Our beloved Rafael Castaneda.

Read Less

To plant a memorial tree in honor of Rafael Gallegos Castaneda, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or planting a memorial tree in memory of Rafael Gallegos Castaneda.


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Rafael here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of Rafael
0 trees have been planted in memory of Rafael Gallegos Castaneda

Brian Nelson

Posted at 02:54pm
I did not personally know Mr. Rafael, but I work with his brother Lupe at the Bank. Rafael seems like my kind of person :) He liked farming and ranching and raising all kinds of animals! Our thoughts and prayers go out to his brother Lupe and all of Rafael's family and friends.

Janice Sandoval

Posted at 03:26pm
To all of Rafaels' family,Jerry and I send our Love and Prayers during this time.
We were friends for many years and we Loved him.God Bless

Your Texasbank Family

Posted at 02:13pm
Lupe, Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Flower Image

Your Texasbank Family purchased the Blooming Garden Basket for the family of Rafael Castaneda.


Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each