Don Curtiss, age 87 of Presto, PA passed away on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.
A 22 year Air Force Veteran, Don served in both the Korean and Vietnam conflicts, earning the Bronze Star and Distinguished Flying Cross for his Vietnam service, while attaining the rank of Major. Upon retirement from the Air Force, Don held various positions in Corporate Aviation, flying and managing Aviation Departments both Nationally and Internationally for over 20 years.
Don is survived by his wife, Betty-Ann, two daughters, Deborah (Bob) Flanigan, Diane (Tom) Betschart, two sons, Christopher and Scott (Elaine), 13 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 10 AM at St. Barbara Church of 45 Prestley Road, Bridgeville, PA 15017. A Committal Service will immediately follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Pittsburgh Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546.
Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at www.pittsburghcremation.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Don’s memory to St. Judes Children’s Research Hospital.