Arthur J Curtiss

November 22, 1935January 14, 2014
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Arthur J. Curtiss, 78, of Manasquan, passed away on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at Geraldine Thompson Care Center in Allenwood, NJ. Art was born in Cortland, NY and was a proud member of the U.S. Marine Corps from 1954 to 1958, leaving as a Sergeant. He was regional manager of Conso Products of NY and South Carolina until he retired in 1976. He was a member of the Manasquan Elks, serving as a Trustee for 2 years.

Art is predeceased by his mother, Evelyn, his father, Edward and his stepmother, Lucile. He was married to Irene Curtiss, formerly Irene Rohr, for 21 years and is survived by their two daughters Sharon Cantrell and Allison Ricciuti, and son Keith Curtiss as well as 4 grandchildren, Alexandra and Annelise Cantrell, Christopher Ricciuti and Tyler Curtiss, all of Maryland. Art also leaves behind his loving wife of 29 years, Janice. In addition to his loving family, Art will be missed by his dog, Buddy.

Family and friends will gather on Saturday, January 18, 2014 from 1-2PM at the Neary-Quinn Funeral Home, 39 South St. Manasquan, NJ. A Memorial Service will follow at 2PM at the funeral home. Cremation will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Art’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 or online at


  • Memorial Gathering Saturday, January 18, 2014
  • Memorial Service Saturday, January 18, 2014

Arthur J Curtiss

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January 19, 2014

Dear Janice, Gerd and I send our deepest sympathy to you. We will always fondly remember our "beach house" neighbor Art and how pleasant he was......always! Marie

Roy K. Andersen

January 17, 2014

Janice, we are sorry to hear of your husband's passing. We send prayers to you and your family.
Roy & Amelia Andersen

Keith Curtiss

January 16, 2014

Dad,no more health shackles, so be free and rest in peace! I will always carry the love you have for me forever!!

January 16, 2014

Art had a big heart n kind. Sorry we can't be there for you, we are in spirit. Love to all. Uncle Bill and Aunt Helen

Bill Rohr

January 15, 2014

Rest in Peace. Prayers for Aunt Irene and the Curtiss clan also.

Debbie Applegate

January 15, 2014

Dear Ali, Sharon, Keith, Mrs. Curtiss and Jan, my thoughts and prayers are with all of you. I know how much you will miss him, please know he will always be with all of you. God Bless!
My Love, Debbie Applegate

Herb Bryant

January 15, 2014

Sharon, Allison, Keith, my condolences for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family.
God Bless......

Sue Brown

January 15, 2014

Sharon, I'm very sorry for you and your family. I will keep your Dad in my prayers.

Amy Hamilton

January 15, 2014

Dear Keith and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. May you carry on his name proudly.
Love, Amy Hamilton

Gary Blackstone

January 15, 2014

Prayer come your way for you and your family. He's an GOD 'S hands noun. He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds.