Orville “Lynn” Curby, 76, of Beaverville, passed away Saturday (Sept. 29, 2018) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee.
He was born Aug. 17, 1942, in Watseka, the son of Orville M. and Mary Turcot Curby. Lynn married Wanda Boehrnsen on Jan. 11, 1964, in Papineau.
Lynn was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He retired from CSL Behring. Lynn enjoyed tent camping with his family after his retirement and was very active in the Good Sam Camping Club. He also was a scout leader. Lynn really enjoyed his monthly dinners with his classmates and his first cousins.
Surviving are his wife, of Beaverville; one son and daughter-in-law, Donald (Karen) Curby, of Bolingbrook; one daughter, Wendy Flowers, of Iroquois; two grandchildren, Robbie Flowers, of Martinton, and Robin (Devin) Statler, of Beaverville; two great-grandchildren, Liam and Tanner Statler; and two brothers, Rodger Curby, of Beaverville, and Alan Curby, of Watseka.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, at Clancy-Gernon-Houk Funeral Home in St. Anne. Private burial will take place Thursday, Oct. 4, in Prairie Dell Cemetery in Iroquois.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.
Please sign his online guestbook at clancygernon.com.