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Chester Richardson Curtis

October 9, 1933 November 25, 2017
Chester Richardson Curtis
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Chester Richardson Curtis
Houlton & Milbridge
Chester R. Curtis, 84, passed away Saturday, November 25, 2017 at a Bangor hospital.. He was born October 9, 1933, in Harrington, the son of Chester and Natalie Curtis. Chester graduated Harrington High School in 1952 and from the University Of Maine at Orono in 1956 with a Bachelor Of Science Degree in Forestry. He was commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant. He served for two years active duty with the U.S. Army 4th Infantry Division Artillery. He remained active with the U.S. Army National Guard until 1984 reaching the rank of Lt. Colonel. Chester also taught school in Harrington, Etna / Dixmont, teaching civics, math, science, and social studies. He was well known for selling seafood for over fifty years throughout eastern and northern Maine. His Downeast accent, humor and colorful stories will be remembered fondly by anyone fortunate enough to have known him. He is survived by his wife Judy Lee (Harvey) Curtis of Houlton, a daughter Catherine Cooper of Shrewsbury, MA, and a son Daniel Curtis of Steuben. There will be no services at this time. Arrangements in care of Dunn Funeral Home 11 Park St. Houlton, ME 04730. Online condolences may be expressed on the Tribute Wall:

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Arrangements in Care of Dunn Funeral Home

11 Park Street
Houlton, Me 04730

There will be no service at this time.

Arrangements in Care of Dunn Funeral Home
11 Park Street Houlton 04730 Me
United States

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