Patrick John Castleton was born on February 16, 1971 to J. Nicholson and Carole Ann (Larsen) Castleton in Salt Lake City, Utah. He lost his life after a short battle to lung cancer on December 7, 2022 in Butte, Montana.
Patrick grew up in Eureka, Utah. He graduated from Tintic High School in 1989. He joined the Army during his Junior year. This allowed him to enjoy living in Germany and traveling to many different locations. During his career he lived in California where he found his love for golf. Patrick spent many years in Butte, Montana where he was able to enjoy the great outdoors especially fishing throughout all seasons.
Patrick is survived by Brandy Ault Johnson and her son Ryan Johnson of Butte, Montana; his father, Nick (Julie) Castleton of Eureka, Utah; his sisters and brother, JaNeel (Bruce) Nielsen of Eureka, Utah, Michael (Martha) Castleton of Stansbury Park, Utah, and Mary Ellen (Michael) Merritt of Stansbury Park, Utah, along with many nieces and nephews.
Patrick was preceded in his death by his mother and older sister Kathryn Castleton.
In lieu of flowers, the family would request any donations be made to 5forthefight.org or through the Facebook Birthday Fundraiser for Patrick.
A wake will be held to share memories of Patrick at 2:00 PM, January 28th, 2023 at the Tintic Elks Lodge.
Patrick followed in his mother’s footsteps and requested that we donate his body to Montana State University Education Program.
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Axelson Funeral and Cremation Services has been privileged to care for Patrick and his family.