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Daniel Warren Curtiss
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Obituary for Daniel Warren Curtiss

Daniel Warren Curtiss, age 60, lifetime Lapeer resident, died Wednesday, July 4, 2018….he was prospecting for gold in Newfoundland, Canada. He was born August 29, 1957 in Lapeer, to James and Janet (Thayer) Curtiss.

Dan graduated in 1976 from Lapeer High School and has worked hard at General Motors for many many years. He was a UAW representative and most recently he has worked at General Motors Flint Truck & Bus. Mr. Curtiss was an avid fisherman and hunter, going annually to Newfoundland Canada to hunt moose, caribou and bear. He considered Newfoundland his second home, in recent years he had bought several “gold claims” and considered himself a “Boot Bucket Prospector”… prospecting for gold with his pick-ax. Dan enjoyed anytime spent with family whether it was jet skiing on Otter Lake, hanging out with his brothers, Sunday visits to his daughter’s home or attending soccer games and school events for his granddaughters. Mr. Curtiss was a loving father and grandfather.

Daniel is survived by his daughter: Kathleen (Kevin) Mataway of Davison; mother: Janet (Harvey “Bud”) Leslie of Lapeer; granddaughters: Ava Mataway, Lillian Mataway and Milana Mataway of Davison; and brother: Mike Curtiss of Lapeer. He was preceded in death by his father: James A. Curtiss; and brothers: David Curtiss and Stephen Curtiss.

Visitation will be 4-8PM Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at Muir Brothers Funeral Home in Lapeer. Daniel's funeral service will be 11:00AM Thursday, July 12, 2018, at the funeral home. Chaplain Hank Messing will officiate the service with burial to follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Lapeer. Memorial contributions may be made to the family. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.MuirBrothersLapeer.com


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Visitation at Funeral Home

Wednesday

11

Jul

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Muir Brothers Funeral Home

1021 S Lapeer Road
Lapeer, MI 48446

Visitation at Funeral Home

Thursday

12

Jul

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Muir Brothers Funeral Home

1021 S Lapeer Road
Lapeer, MI 48446

Funeral Service

Thursday

12

Jul

11:00 AM
Muir Brothers Funeral Home

1021 S Lapeer Road
Lapeer, MI 48446

Cemetery Details

Location

Mt. Hope Cemetery

Adams St.
Lapeer, MI


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