La Grande, Union County, Oregon
Charles W. Curteman, age 63, passed away unexpectedly Monday afternoon while at work at the Union county shops on Z avenue. Death was caused by heart disease.
He is survived by his widow and two sons, Carl and Ray of La Grande, (a son Teddy passed away in July 1921); three daughters Mrs. Nellie Anderson, Mrs. Bessie Newberg and Mrs. Ethel Brown, all of La Grande; a sister, Mrs. Katie Millering, of La Grande, and by 12 grandchildren.
Chas. W. Curteman was born in Harwood, Missouri May 12, 1870. He was united in marriage to Erie Maude Halton in Kansas City, Missouri Nov. 19, 1890. He was a member of the Baptist church and had been a resident of La Grande for the past 27 years.
Funeral services will be held from the chapel of Walkers Funeral Home Wednesday afternoon at 2 o’clock with Rev. B. M. Goodwin, pastor of the Baptist church in charge of the services. Burial will be in the family plot in I. O. O. F. cemetery.
La Grande Evening Observer
Tuesday, October 24, 1933