Radhames A. Castillo

radhames castillo

January 7, 1954 ~ May 12, 2023

Born in: Bonao, D.R.
Resided in: Hamden, CT

Radhames Antonio Castillo, 69, of Hamden, loving husband of Beatrice Almonte Castillo, passed away at home on May 12, 2023. He was born in Bonao, Dominican Republic on January 7, 1954, a son of Amado and Paulina Sorrentino Castillo. Besides his wife Beatrice and mother Paulina, Radhames is survived by his loving children; Michael, Michelle, and Giancarlo Castillo, his siblings; Mirian, Aracelis, Myra Castillo, Maria Miranda, and Jacqueline Castillo, grandchildren; Sebastian Castillo, Luciano, Christian Carrasco, Ashton, Ava Castillo, his best friend Juan Gutierrez, and his K-9 son “Chewee”. He was predeceased by his father Amado Castillo. Radhames moved to the U.S. in 1979. He worked as a helicopter technician for over 20 years and belonged to Blessed Sacrament Church in Hamden.

Friends are invited to visit with Radhames’s family on Wednesday, May 17th from 8:00-11:30 a.m. at Beecher & Bennett Funeral Home, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 12 noon at St. Paul VI Parish-Blessed Sacrament Church Campus, 321 Circular Ave., Hamden. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Flowers are welcomed, but to honor his wishes, his family asks that no circular wreaths be ordered and sent to the funeral home.


Visitation: May 17, 2023 8:00 am - 11:30 am

Beecher & Bennett Funeral Service - Hamden
2300 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT 06518


Mass of Christian Burial: May 17, 2023 12:00 pm

Blessed Sacrament Church
321 Circular Avenue
Hamden, CT 06514

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  1. To Castillo family your father was kind and loving and loved all of you deeply. To honor him back pay it forward. Tough act to follow

  2. Radhames, Was an educated man with a servants heart who always went above and beyond. May God continue to bless his family with joyful memories of times past.

  3. Tio, hablar de usted y recordalo siempre será un placer porque fue una persona siempre tan alegre y con tanto ánimo. Gracias por su cariño, por abrirme las puertas de su hogar y de su corazón, usted sabe cuanto lo quería. Le mando un fuerte abrazo hasta el cielo. Sarah siempre lo va a recordar como el tio palabra!

  4. Nuestros más sinceros pésame para toda la familia.Radhames era una gran hombre de muchísimo respeto y un gran amigo.

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