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David Lincoln Curtis

AGE: 90 • Newark

David (Dave) Lincoln Curtis, age 90, of New Castle County, DE went home to be with the Lord on November 30, 2016. He was born in Nanking, China on the mission field to Gordon and Dorothy Curtis, Christian missionaries. Dave proudly served in the U. S. Army. He earned his Master's Degree in education and was a much beloved English teacher and track and cross country coach, retiring from Brandywine High School in 1990. Dave was also minister of music in several churches through the years. He loved the Lord, and taught his six children Christian values.

Dave is survived by his loving wife of almost 66 years, Annie Lee Curtis; his children: Kenneth, Virginia, Robert, Michael, and Christopher; 13 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gordon and Dorothy Curtis; his son, Daniel, his brother, Robert, and his grandson, David.

Friends and family are invited to attend a visitation on Wednesday, Dec. 14 from 10-11 AM at the Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home, 635 Churchmans Rd., Newark, DE 19702. A service in celebration of Dave's life will take place at 11 AM. A committal service will follow at 1 PM at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE 19701. For directions or to send an online condolence, visit

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Published in The News Journal on Dec. 13, 2016
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