Edwin Curtis

Edwin CurtisEdwin L. Curtis, 97, of Rushville died at 8:30 a.m. March 9, 2016, at the Rushville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

He was born Aug. 21, 1918, in Schuyler County, the son of Samuel Tracy and Lula Mae Cook Curtis.

Surviving are two daughters, Dixie Lea (and Robert) Hierman of Mapleton and Janet Lucille Heaton of Rushville; four grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one son, Larry L. Curtis; one sister, Opal Malcomson; and one granddaughter, Robin Heaton.

He was a lifelong Schuyler County farmer. After he quit farming, he moved to Macomb and then Vermont where he resided until going into Rushville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in February 2010.

Private family graveside services were held Sunday at the Phillips Cemetery in Oakland Township with Rev. Carl Wiggins officiating. Burial followed. Worthington Funeral Home in Rushville was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the Rushville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Condolences may be sent to www.worthingtonfh.com.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 3/16/2016


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