Alicia “Alice” De Asis Castro, age 81, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 27, 2020 in The Woodlands, Texas. Her funeral service will be held Monday, October 5, 2020 at Addison Funeral Home, after which she will be cremated the following day.
Alice was born on May 21, 1939 in the Philippines to Godofredo De Asis and Josefina Santos. She married Ernesto Castro on June 14, 1968, and they were married for 52 years. Alice worked at St. Louis University in Baguio City for more than 30 years, and retired from the Field Museum in Chicago where she worked for 10 years. Alice loves dancing the cha-cha or boogie to Elvis songs, singing, and writing poems, and loved her high heels in her younger years.
Alice is survived by her husband Ernesto; her children Didi, Marlene, and Peter; her sisters Flor, Violet, Charito, Ivy, Rita, Jamela, Joy, and brother Bob; her grandchildren Kristen, Justin, and Destynee; and her sisters in-law Adriana and Livina.
Alice is preceded in death by her grandson, Joseph Castro.
Family, friends, and others whose lives Alice touched are invited to attend the service at Addison Funeral Home on October 5, 2020. Those that are unable to attend, may join the virtual memorial from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. by using the RSVP form below.
To express condolences with flowers, please visit www.addisonfuneralhomes.com.
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