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Castiglione recalled as Gloversville business pillar

Longtime owner of downtown jewelry store dies at 68

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Longtime downtown jeweler Louis Castiglione Jr., the quintessential upstanding businessman, died Saturday morning following a long battle with cancer. “He was just a sterling guy,” said Bob Castiglione, his cousin. “His handshake was his bond.” He said Castiglione was diagnosed with prostate cancer years ago. Despite treatment, it spread to his bones and ended his life at 68. Those 68 years were very productive. Castiglione left a career in marine biology in 1976 to take ...

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