Mass Planned for Louis Del Castillo

A special memorial Mass for Louis Del Castillo is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Sunday at St. Frances X. Cabrini Church, 1440 W. Imperial Highway, Los Angeles. Del Castillo, a Los Angeles sales consultant for many years, died Jan. 31 in Lakeland, Fla., of a heart attack. He was 56.

Del Castillo, a native of Mexico City, grew up in Los Angeles and was educated at St. John’s Seminary in Camarillo.

He founded Selling Dynamics Inc., a sales training and consultant firm, and trained several groups in Southern California, including some Times salespeople. He also raised funds for Hope in Youth, a Los Angeles nonprofit group that helps youths avoid street violence.