Evelyn Emelie Curtis
Evelyn Emelie Curtis
  • September 22, 1924 - March 22, 2017
  • Derby, Kansas

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Evelyn Emelie Curtis, 92, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, met Jesus face to face March 22, 2017. Evelyn was a former secretary for Grace Presbyterian and Metropolitan Baptist Churches, employee of the LoveBox Company and was a retired Intake Secretary for Sedgwick County Mental Health Department. She was also a member of the Central Community Christian Church, member of the Eastern Star for over 50 years, a former Girl Scout leader, mother advisor for Rainbow Girls Hope Assembly 14 and volunteer for the Kansas Masonic Home. She was a very giving and caring person who had a jovial heart and always carried a smile on her face. She will be dearly missed by those who knew her. She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Jack Martin Curtis; parents, Torger and Ingeborg Ostrem; sister, Inez Spragg; son-in-law, Jim Radcliffe; sisters-in-law, Mary Ann and Peggy Ostrem; and brother-in-law, Myron Spragg. She is survived by her daughters, Joanne (Herb) Murray and Sandi Radcliffe; brothers, David and Orval Ostrem; grandchildren; David Nelson, Julie (Bill III) LaFon, and Tanner Radcliffe; as well as great-grandchildren, Farrah and Bill LaFon IV. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at Resthaven Mortuary Chapel 1:00 p.m. Monday, March 27th, 2017. Memorials may be made to the Saint Jude Children's Hospital.