John William Kastens, age 65, of Unadilla, died February 8, 2012 in Lincoln. Born April 17, 1946 in Lincoln to Alvin and Velma (Holscher) Kastens. Married September 26, 1970 to Linda Mishler in Lincoln. Served in the National Guard 1964-1970. Owned Kastens Ford.

Survived by wife, Linda Kastens of Unadilla; children, Michael John Kastens of Lincoln, Keysha and husband Robert Andrew Stark of Seattle; sister, Barbara Kastens and special friend Jeff Lechner of Lincoln; granddaughter, Olivia Harlon Stark of Seattle. Preceded in death by parents.

Funeral: at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 11, at Luther Memorial Lutheran Church. Visitation: Friday February 10 from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. There will be no viewing due to a closed casket. Family suggests memorials to Alzheimer's Association. Arrangements by Fusselman Allen Harvey Funeral Home, Syracuse. Condolences to www.fusselmanallen harvey.com