John F. Curtin – Cumberland

John F. Curtin – Cumberland

John F. Curtin, 69, passed away on Monday, October 12, 2020, in the Oak Hill Nursing Center, Pawtucket.

Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Walter and Edna (Geddes) Curtin. John was a lifelong resident of Cumberland.

John worked for many years as a landscaper before retiring due to health reasons. John was nicknamed by his basketball teammates as “Oscar” in reference to the legendary NBA champ Oscar Robertson whom John admired.

He is survived by his sisters Mary Joan Regan and her late husband, Donald Regan, Martha Roberts and her husband, Gary, and his brother Michael Curtin.

He was predeceased by brothers Walter and Joseph.

He is also survived by his nieces Kaitlin Roberts, Mikayla Roberts and nephew Bryan Roberts.

His Life Celebration will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are entrusted to the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Cumberland, R.I.

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