Curtis Stephenson, 83, of Turkey Hill Road, Shenango Township, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, following an illness.
Born Oct. 5, 1934 in Moravia, Pennsylvania, he was a son of the late Jesse Merit and Florence Blanche Allen Stephenson.
Curt worked at the P&LE Railroad and at CSX until his retirement on his 63rd birthday.
A longtime member of the NRA and of the Wampum Rod and Gun Club, he enjoyed all shooting sports. He was a member of the ABATE Motorcycle Club and the Johnson Club in Hillsville. He also enjoyed going to the Smithsonian in Washington D.C.
Survivors include a daughter, Cherie (Steve) Catale of New Wilmington; two sisters, Edna Booher of Newton Falls, Ohio, and Sarah Aiken of Princeton; a niece, Dian Hughes of New Castle; other nieces and nephews; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a dear friend, Sandy Douglas.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a nephew, Del Booher.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Princeton with Jim Nestasie Chaplan of ABATE officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences may be offered at marshallsfh.com.
Published on January 25, 2018