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illustrator

Paul Ray Castle, illustrator. Member of Planetary Society, Astronomy Club (president 1980-1985, editor newsletter 1980-1985), Astronomical League (regional vice-chairman 1985, Best Art in show award 1984), Mid West Corvette Club (president 1960-1961, 1967).

Background

Castle, Paul Ray was born on November 10, 1938 in Moline, Illinois, United States. Son of Ross Ray and Elsie Lavina (Barger) Castle.

Education

Student, Moline Community College, 1958. Student, St. Ambrose College, 1959. Student, Southern Baptist Seminary, 1976.

Career

Line artist J.L. Case Company, Bettendorf, Iowa, 1959—1961. Artist parts catalog Deere & Company, Moline, 1965—1974, senior artist, 1974—1977. Technical illustrator John Deere Plow and Planter Works, from 1977.

Served with United States Air Force, 1961-1965.

Religion

Baptism should only be administered to individuals who are capable of understanding the true meaning of the rite and also capable of understanding faith.

Politics

Baptists should be faithful ambassadors of reconciliation in their personal relationships and local communities as they demonstrate the power of the Gospel to reconcile all persons in Christ.

Views

A person’s joy comes through relationships rather than purpose. In fact, it is the relationships that give meaning to services, ministries, and zeal.

Membership

Member of Planetary Society, Astronomy Club (president 1980-1985, editor newsletter 1980-1985), Astronomical League (regional vice-chairman 1985, Best Art in show award 1984), Mid West Corvette Club (president 1960-1961, 1967).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Astronomy, photography, hiking.

Connections

Married Marrietta Walden, March 16, 1962. Children: Terrina Marie, Selena Rae.

father:
Ross Ray Castle

mother:
Elsie Lavina (Barger) Castle

spouse:
Marrietta Walden

children:
Terrina Marie Castle

Selena Rae Castle