Charles (Charlie) Curtis passed away on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, after a short illness. He was 92 years of age. Charlie was born in Oakland, California and moved with his parents to Los Gatos, California in 1935 when he was six. He attended Los Gatos Elementary School in “old town” and graduated from Los Gatos High School in 1947. He graduated from San Jose State University in 1953 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and was a member of Sigma Chi fraternity.
Charlie worked for Union Oil Company for over 35 years. After his retirement, his pursued his love of gardening and spent countless hours caring for his beautiful plants and flowers. Roses were his favorite.
He is survived by his loving wife, Beverly Ann Foley. He was predeceased by his mother, Reba Eloise Wood and his father, Charles C. Curtis I.
A viewing will be held at 10am Monday, October 18, 2021, at Darling & Fischer Chapel of the Hills with a service following at 11am in the Chapel. 615 North Santa Cruz Ave., Los Gatos, Ca. Internment following at Los Gatos Memorial Park, 2255 Los Gatos -Almaden Road, San Jose. In lieu of flowers, donations to your local animal shelter would make Charlie smile.
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