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“Mr. Curtis was one of the most dedicated and selfless teachers I ever had. I was always afraid to speak up in class, and he entered me into an...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Lynne Killheffer - Poulsbo, WA

“coach curtis was a great man and taught us to work hard when he was my track coach in 1972 thru 1974. he was kind and understanding and just wanted...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: allen tanner - TX - Student

“A great coach and leader, and one not afraid to share his Christian values! BHS 72 ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Bill Grantham - Wilmington, DE

“David Curtis was a teacher in the highest sense, teaching us at BHS, teaching us at track, and teaching us in how to be better people.He certainly...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Chris Little - Wakefield, RI

“My cross country coach in 1982, 1983, and 1984. He was inspiring and a great competitor. I appreciated his life lessons and his chuckle. He will...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: BLAINE COOK - MURRAY, UT

“Mr. Curtis was my cross country coach at BHS. I will always remember how he coached us not only in sport but in life. Kudos to Coach and Mrs....Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Laura Enie

“I have many fond memories of Mr. Curtis. He sang at my wedding... a gorgeous voice. I had him for senior English. He was more than a teacher, a...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Pamela Chelly Waters - Wilmington, DE

“I felt so fortunate to have Coach Curtis guide me in my 4 years of running at BHS, culminating with his retirement and my graduation in 1990. His...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Eric Albright - Denver, CO

“The best teacher one could have -- fond memories of the field trips to the U of Delaware library to help us research our papers. He went above and...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Sue Brown - Ambler, PA

“Coach, Teacher, and Mentor... a man whose influence still remains with me. ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Lou Salvadori - Wilmington, DE

“So happy to hear Mr. Curtis lived a long happy life. I was a wild teenager and his kindness as my senior English teacher is literally the only reason...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Amy Saul - Wilmington, DE

“a great teacher, a great coach, a great man. I was on his first cross country team and he was my track coach & assistant wrestling coach. He was also...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: dave bastian - annapolis, MD

“As a coach he taught us determination and perseverance. His training regime resulted in us winning the cross country state championship in 1966....Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Art Ringwald - Oakdale, MN

“I remember his beautiful voice singing the lords prayer which I will never forget. He was a very witty and smart man who loved his children. May...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Our hearts go out to you Ginnie. You have been a good and faithful daughter, consistently caring for your Dad's needs. I know God honors and esteems...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Gail & Bruce Dorman - Norfolk, VA

16 of 16 | Posted by: Gail & Bruce Dorman - Norfolk, VA

David passed away on Wednesday, November 30, 2016.

David was a resident of Newark, Delaware.