OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - Bill G. Caster, 86, of Overland Park, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019.
Bill was born July 17, 1933, in Kansas City, Kansas.
He attended high school in Warrensburg, Missouri, and then went on to graduate from Southwest Baptist College.
After college, he served in the US Army, during the Korean War.
Bill started his photography career with Bremson Photo Industries, serving as VP of sales, and later as co-owner. Bill also worked with CDF, a film processing lab, based in Oklahoma.
For the past 45 years, Bill owned and operated Scholastic Photography, with business in Kansas City, Omaha and North Missouri. Bill was also a member of the School Photographers Association.
Bill was preceded in death by his wife of 48 years, Kathryn Jo Ann Caster, in 2004.
Bill is survived by: his children: Cathe Messick, Colleen and John Dodd, Caryn and Rick Cato, and Craig and Caprice Caster; brother, John and Marjorie Caster.
Bill enjoyed his family, including his six grandchildren: Jennifer McNickle, and her husband, Dan, Brian Messick, Kyle Dodd, and his wife, Sarah, Kelcey McCauley, and her husband, Matt, Mallory Cato and Shelly Cato.
Bill also had six great-grandchildren: Bennett, Jackson, Owen, Oliver, Maeve and Meara.
A Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 11300 West 103rd, Overland Park, KS 66214.
Entombment will be in the Resurrection Cemetery Mausoleum, in Lenexa, Kansas.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, at the Porter Funeral Home, 8535 Monrovia St., Lenexa, KS 66215, with a Rosary prayed at 4:45 p.m.
Condolences expressed at: www.porterfuneralhome.com
Arrangements: (913) 438-6444.
As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.