Chet Curtis

April 15, 1939January 22, 2014
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Chet Curtis: of Quincy, passed away surrounded by his loving family on January 22, 2014 in the Brigham and Women Hospital after a long illness.

He was a well-loved news anchorman in Boston for many years.

He will be deeply missed by his three loving daughters, Dana Curtis Keep and her husband Stephen of Wellesley, Dawn Curtis Hanley and her husband Tim of Duxbury, and Lindsay Curtis Wynalek and her husband Eric of Chicago, IL; four beloved grandchildren, Matthew and Ryan Keep of Wellesley and Carlin and Devyn Hanley of Duxbury; and his longtime partner, Kerry Kristine of Quincy.

His funeral mass will be held on Monday, January 27th, 2014 at 11am at Saint Cecilia Catholic Church, 18 Belvidere St., Boston, MA. Visiting hours will be held on Sunday, January 26th from 3-7pm at the Boston Harborside Home of JS Waterman-Langone, 580 Commercial St., Boston. Please visit to sign online guestbook.

The family would like to request that in lieu of flowers a donation be made to The Genesis Foundation for Children. The Genesis Foundation supports innovative programs that care for children with complex genetic disorders. Donations can be sent to: The Genesis Foundation, 1347 Main Street, Waltham, MA 02451. Please be sure to notate that the donation is in memory of Chet Curtis. To learn more about The Genesis Foundation please visit”


  • Visiting Hours Sunday, January 26, 2014
  • Funeral Mass Monday, January 27, 2014

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Lorraine Butler

February 18, 2018

I remember watching him on television he was very good at his job he is now resting in peace now

Linda Cerat

November 6, 2014

So very sorry to hear of the passing of Mr. Curtis. I always enjoyed watching him reporting the news. RIP

April 28, 2014

This was truly an amazing person with so much talent the loss is clearly ours. Prayers fill our hearts and burst forth from our mouths to God asking him to let us remember clearly the love we have for this wonderful person gone from our lives never forgetting the joy we shared. Hebrews 6:10.

David and Carol Gillie

March 7, 2014

We are so saddened to read of Chet's passing and our thoughts and prayers go out to Chet's family. I am a relative (cousin) of Chet's on his father's side. May he Rest in Peace.

Al Faust, Class of 1960

February 18, 2014

Chet made the Ithaca College Radio-TV class of 1960 proud. He will be missed.

February 17, 2014

My deepest sympathy for your loss. James 4:8 draw close to God and he will draw close to you.

Nancy Duncan

February 11, 2014

Hi this is for Natalie, where you were married to Chet for many years. Your children too. I know even though a divorce, the love never leaves. Bless the family of Chet.

lillian and john razza

February 10, 2014

my husband and I would like to send our condolences to Natalie and the family may he rest in peace

Kerry Kristine

February 10, 2014

February 2, 2014

A true gentlemen and journalist. You will be missed.