Curtis Eide, 76
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 3:27 AM
Curtis. Eide, 76, of Mazeppa, formerly of Rochester, died Thurs-day Jan.
24, 2013, at his home in Mazeppa.
Curtis was born June 23, 1936, in Utica, to Carl and Lucille (Perry)
Eide. He graduated from Chatfield High School in 1954 and went on to serve
in the United States Army from 1960 to 1962 at Fort Benning, Georgia. On
Dec. 5, 1954, he married Sharon Watson in Chatfield. Curtis worked for
several construction companies and was foreman with Superior Contractors
from 1965 to 2000.
Curtis was a member of the Lathers Local 396.
Curtis is survived by his wife of 58 years; his three sons, Curtis L.
(Donna) Eide of Jordan, Kent (Kelly) Eide of Rochester and Scott Eide of
Bloomington; daughter, Tammy (Randy) Lester of Mazeppa; six grandchildren,
Marshall Eide (Laura Moon) of Rochester; Kendra Eide (Adam Markee) of
Rochester; Ashley (Jeff) Lovell of Redding, Ca.; Michael Eide (Christie) of
Jacksonville, Fla.; and Jack and Dale Lester both of Rochester; and two
great-grandchildren, Marcus Tolbert and Marley Lovell. Curtis is also
survived by five sisters, Virginia Tigen of Brainerd, Carmen Odegarden of
Rochester, Marge Fix of St. Charles, Karen (Brad) Pervin of Denver, Colo.,
and Karla (Don) Glynn of Jacksonville, Fla.; and two brothers, Darwyn
(Bonnie) Eide of St. Charles and Dale Eide of Kellogg.
Curtis loved furniture upholstering, gardening, canning, cooking,
baking, fishing, and traveling.
A memorial service was held at Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, in River Park
Chapel at Macken Funeral Home, with the Rev. Linda Helberg officiating.
Memorials can be made to his family or a charity of your choice.
Macken Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.