“Oakland Temple President Appointed,” Ensign, Oct. 1972, 80
Wallace Lowell Castleton is the new president of the Oakland Temple. He succeeds Thomas Osmond Call.
Sister Castleton will serve as temple matron.
President Castleton was born in Salt Lake City, where he founded a chain of specialty stores. He served in the New Zealand Mission, was a member of the Sunday School general board, and has been a counselor in the Grant Stake presidency.
Prior to his current call he and Sister Castleton served in the Kansas-Missouri Mission.