Neal C. Curtis

Neal C. Curtis, 57, of West Bend, passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2010.

Neal was born on July 30, 1952, to Dale and Deloris (nee Ballard) Curtis in Mattoon, Ill. He married Susan Spoerke on Dec. 18, 1992, in West Bend. He was an avid fisherman along with being a “jack of all trades.”

Neal is survived by his wife and best friend Susan, children Tim (Jenni) Frigge, Aimee Frigge, Josh (Kellie) Frigge. He is further survived by his grandchildren Carrissa, Jessica, Tyler, Miyah, Mikaela, Em-ma and Matthew, great-grandchild Paytan, his father and stepmother Dale and Edith Curtis, sisters Barbara (Mike) Clark, Charisse (Bo) Hill, Beverly (Rich) Holland, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

He is preceded in death by his mother Delores Schmudlach, step-father Ed Schmudlach, brother David Curtis and sisters Susan Guthrie and Char-main Schmudlach.

A memorial service will be on Saturday, March 13, 2010, at 3 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel of West Bend with Chaplain Cheryl Matusiak officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Saturday, March 13, from 1 p.m. until time of service (3 p.m.). Memorials are appreciated to the family.

A special thank you to doctors and nurses at Columbia St. Mary's Hospice and Horizon Hospice for all their care of Neil.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. 338-2050.