Julius 'Doc' Stein, age 67, of Castroville, passed away July 31, 2003 in San Antonio, TX. Julius was born May 10, 1936 in Hondo, TX. He was preceded in death by his father, Walter Joseph Stein. He is survived by his wife, Ida Louise Tschirhart Stein; sons and daughter-in-law, Scott and Brenda Stein and Maury Stein; grandchildren, Matthew, Nathaniel and Jessica Stein, all of Castroville, TX; mother, Tessie Rihn Stein; brother and sister-in-law, Walter A. and Jeannean Stein; sister and brother-in-law, Doris and Glenn 'Booty' Keller all of Rio Medina, TX; also by numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Friday, August 1, 2003 from 4:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. at the Tondre-Guinn Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, August 1, 2003 at 7:30 P.M. at St. Louis Catholic Church in Castroville. Rosary will be held at 10:00 A.M., Saturday, August 2, 2003, also at St. Louis Catholic Church with Father Mike Horan as the celebrant for both Services. Interment will follow the Rosary at St. Louis Cemetery in Castroville. Memorials may be given to either St. Louis Catholic Church Building Fund or Medina Valley EMS. You may view the obituary, sign the guest book and leave a tribute at www.tondre-guinn.com. Tondre-Guinn Funeral Home.