Richard Dickie Curtis, of Plymouth, died suddenly at home March 21. He was the beloved son of Robert F. and Edna (Timmins) Curtis. He leaves his loving companions, Marian Curtis, Miss Tess, Buddy and Tia. He was the loving brother of Carol Groetzinger, Robert F. Curtis Jr. of Tampa, Fla., William Curtis of Kingston, David Curtis of Plymouth, Constance McGrath, Michael G. Curtis of N.C., Paul T. Curtis of Plymouth and their spouses, and the late Peter J. Curtis. He was also the uncle to Jennifer McGrath Bonner, Brendon Curtis, Peter McGrath, Sean Curtis and Shannon Curtis Bruno. He also leaves his best friend who is like family to us, Kevin McKenna. Dickie was a lifelong resident of Plymouth. Upon retiring as a director at Nynex, he received a Certificate of Appreciation from the House of Representatives for his service to the Communications System of America. He was a member of the Cape Cod Cranberry Growers Association, Old Colony Club and an avid historian. Dickie was also a counselor at Camp Bournedale, a ranger at Myles Standish and a volunteer for TIC Network. He was honored to have been a match for a bone marrow recipient. A church service will be held at St. Peters Church Saturday, March 29, at 10 a.m. There are no visiting hours and burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that in Dickie's memory lend a helping hand to someone. Online condolences can be made at richarddavisfuneralhome.com.
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Published in The Patriot Ledger on Mar. 25, 2014