Curtis “Curt” Salyer Jr., age 79, of Lakeview, Ohio passed away at 2:45 a.m. Sunday, April 24, 2022, at the Dayton VA Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio.
He was born October 2, 1942, in Paintsville, Kentucky, a son of the late Curtis and Delma May (Williams) Salyer Sr.
Curtis married Sheila Jean (Amos) Salyer August 6, 1965, in Bellefontaine, Ohio, and she preceded him in death August 9, 2012. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Phillip Salyer.
Curtis is survived by four sisters, Harriet (Norman) Thomas, Brenda (Melvin) Lattimer, Joyce (Phil) Horne, and Wilma (Jim) Vertrees; two brothers, Bob (Elaine) Salyer and Jack Salyer; a sister-in-law, Sharon Salyer and several nieces and nephews.
A United States Army Veteran, Curtis worked in road construction most of his life. He was a member of the American Legion and Doyle R. Miller AMVETS Post #39 in Lakeview.
The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 30, 2022, at the Daring & Sanford Funeral Home in DeGraff, where Pastor Bobbi Allen will officiate the funeral service at 11:00 a.m.
Burial will follow the funeral service at the Greenwood-Union Cemetery in DeGraff.
Memorial contributions may be made in Curtis’ memory to:
Fisher House Foundation at Dayton VA Medical Center
Fisher House Bldg. 425
Dayton, OH 45428 or online at fisherhouse.org.
The staff of the Daring & Sanford Funeral Home in DeGraff is honored to serve the Salyer family.