Bruce Curtis, 77 died Tuesday January 28, 2020 at the Mountainside Residential Center in Margaretville. He was born at home, in Phoenicia on Feb. 9, 1942 son of the late Milton and Sarah Curtis. A native and life long resident, he was a graduate of Onteora Schools, and had been a self employed siding contractor. Bruce was a talented wood craftsman, and avid reader, and an excellent cruciverbalist. He was a member of the I.O.O.B., and known to have a keen wit.
Surviving are his daughter Roberta Curtis and her husband Brian Sieburg, a son Bruce Jr., grandson Jared Curtis, and his life-friend and former wife Christine Stenlund.
A Service to celebrate the life of Bruce will be held Friday at 8pm at the E. B. Gormley Funeral Home 87 Main St. Phoenicia. The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the Phoenicia Library. Friends will be received on Friday from 7 to 9pm at the E. B. Gormley Funeral Home. You may share a special memory with the family at gormleyfuneralhome.com
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