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Sybil Curtin


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Sybil Curtin

AGE: 90 •



Sybil Shockley Curtin, formerly of Worton, MD, and Mendenhall, PA, died May 7, 2017, at Brandywine Senior Living at Longwood, Kennett Square, PA, after many years of declining health.

Born Sybil Ann Shockley, on September 6, 1926, in Charlottesville, VA, she was the daughter of the late Henry Wood Shockley and Sybil Bertie Copps Shockley.

Mrs. Curtin was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Francis Curtin, Jr., to whom she was married 62 years; her brothers Henry, Robert, Richard, and H. William Shockley; and her beloved granddaughter Tasha Scott Gibson.

Mrs. Curtin is survived by her children, Michael (Linda Rohsler) Curtin, Catherine (Timothy) Mundy, Anne (Jeffrey) Weeks, and Patricia Curtin; her grandchildren Nicole Scott, Amanda Feine, Michael (Christine) Weeks, and Megan Weeks; and her great grandchildren Kayla, Kade, Shane, Katherine and Hannah.

Mrs. Curtin was a member of Christ Church IU, Worton, MD, where she spent many joyful hours singing and arranging flowers and where she will be buried next to her husband, just over the hill from the Chesapeake Bay they loved.

Funeral arrangements are private. Memorial donations honoring Mrs. Curtin's life may be made to the Tasha Scott Gibson Memorial Fund, a fund established by her family to support research related to eating disorders at Drexel University, PO Box 8215, Philadelphia, PA 19104.

Arrangements by Galena Funeral Home of Stephen L. Schaech
Published in The News Journal on May 10, 2017
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