Arthur "Art" L. Curtis
1933 — 2021
Arthur "Art" Lester Curtis, 87, of Clayton, passed from this life on Monday, March 1, 2021, while surrounded by his loving family. He was born on April 30, 1933 in Burlington, Vermont, to the late Lester Arthur and Isabelle Bella (McGreevy) Curtis. Attending school in Vermont, it was there he met his future wife, Polly. The happy couple were joyously united in marriage on January 10, 1953. Art proudly enlisted in the United States Navy from 1952 to 1955, serving in the Korean War on the US Franklin D. Roosevelt. After being honorably discharged, Art joined the Burlington Fire Department, serving as Deputy Chief for 32 years, retiring at 55. Throughout the years, the family frequently took...