Curtiss Dwayne Page passed from this life on October 12, 2019, at the age of 71 in Tulsa.
Curtiss was born on December 29, 1947, in Wewoka, Oklahoma. Curtiss was the son of Fred Lee and Maggie Marie (Robbins) Page. Curtiss attended school in Sapulpa and graduated from Sapulpa High School with the Class of 1966. He soon accepted employment with Oklahoma Concrete Industry before being drafted into the service of his country. Curtiss served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. While in Vietnam Curtiss was wounded and received two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star Medal for his heroic actions. He also received the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Gallanty Cross with Palm, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal with 60th Device, Marksmanship Badge with the M14 and the Combat Infantry Badge. Curtiss was member of the 3rd United States Infantry Regiment Sixth Army stationed in Ft. Lewis, Washington. On September 17, 1969 Sergeant Curtiss Dwayne Page was honorably discharged and returned to Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Curtiss regained his employment with Oklahoma Concrete Industry where he worked for several years. He later accepted a position at a local plumbing supply warehouse before being employed at Fields Downs and Randolph Office Supply on 7th Street in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Curtiss during his spare time hunting and fishing. He also took his family camping at Lake Tenkiller regularly. Curtis also enjoyed cooking and it is said he could make the best tabouli around.
Survivors are his loving wife Linda of the home, children Randy Gibbs of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Donna Colclazier of Cleveland, Oklahoma, Donnie Cochran of Tulsa, Oklahoma; siblings Larry Joe Page of Cypress, Texas, Ronald Page of Corpus Christi, Texas, Pam Ashley of Sapulpa, Oklahoma; nine grandchildren; six great grandchildren as well as numerous other relatives and friends. Preceding Curtiss in death are his parents, one son Curt Wayne Page and a brother Bobby Lee Page.
Funeral services will be 10:00 am, Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at the Chapman-Black Funeral Home; visitation will be on Tuesday from 1:00 pm till 7:00 pm. Chapman-Black Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements. Friends and family may visit an online guest book and memorial page for Curtiss at www.chapman-black.com.
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