In Memory of



Obituary for Lydia Curtis

Lydia passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family and dogs on November 17, 2023 at age 93. She was predeceased by her husband Herbert, daughter Sylvia, and son Jeffrey. She is survived by her children, Herbert "Chip" (Ellen) Curtis Jr. John Curtis, Elizabeth Woods, Kathleen (Tony) DeMarco. Thomas (Donna) Curtis, and Brenda Henry. 19 Grandchildren, 30 Great Grandchildren, and 5 Great Great Grandchildren. Sisters Alberta Blasz, and Janice MaKey. Many nieces and nephews.

Lydia spent her younger years as a LPN at DeGraff Memorial Hospital in North Tonawanda, New York. She then went to retire from Eastman Kodak.

She loved her family and church family. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren that lived nearby. She enjoyed baking and being outdoors with her grands and great grandkids Anthony, Patricia, Christine, Autumn, Brittany, Victoria, Paige, Callee, Blake, and Preston. Lydia also enjoyed spending time talking to other family members on the phone and visits, especially her sisters Alberta and Janice.

Lydia enjoyed volunteering at Lamoka Baptist Camp. She attended, volunteered and helped in the Nursery at Pavilion Baptist Church. She spent many summers teaching Summer Vacation Bible Camp and volunteered at her Church Awana. She also enjoyed Knitting, crocheting, bird watching, yodeling, working at Wegmans, along with volunteering at the Teresa House.

The Family would love for anyone who knew Lydia or the family to meet 11am on Friday November 24, 2023 at J.W. Jones Hall 366 Leicester Road Caledonia. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Livingston County Hospice 2 Co. Campus Mt. Morris 14510, whom the family would like to thank for taking great care of her or a charity of your choice.