Arthur Robert De Curtins
August 2, 1917 - April 28, 2014
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Arthur Robert DeCurtins, 96, of Monterey Park, California, entered into eternal rest on April 28, 2014. Arthur was born on August 2, 1917 to Margaret Will and Frederick DeCurtins in Dayton, Ohio.
Arthur served in the Air Force for 4 ½ years during World War II, after which he received an Accounting degree from Ohio State University. He moved to California, where he had been stationed during part of the war, and married Ruth whom he had met in Ohio.
Arthur worked in accounting before entering the food business, first as owner of a restaurant in Los Angeles, later as owner of a drive-in restaurant in Downey. After twelve years of restaurant ownership he worked for fourteen years as a letter carrier before enjoying a long retirement filled with family, travel and golf.
Arthur is survived by his wife of sixty-nine years, Ruth DeCurtins, his children, Jeffrey DeCurtins and Kathleen Wuerz, four grandchildren, as well as many other family members and friends who will love and miss him always.
Arthur DeCurtins will be laid to rest at Resurrection Cemetery in the city of Montebello.