James S. Curtis, 94, of Thorndike, passed away Jan. 10, 2017, in Belfast.  He was born in Jackson April 10, 1922, to Albert and Lettie (Hamlin) Curtis.  He was a U.S. Army veteran.  In his spare time, he enjoyed tending his vegetable gardens and hunting.  He also enjoyed going to lunch with his special niece, Sandra Sargent.

James was predeceased by both parents and several siblings.

He was survived by his wife Margaret Curtis. Also he is survived by his son Dean Curtis of Thorndike, his daughter Melanie Milewski and husband Robert of Searsport, brother Francis Curtis of Newington, Conn., granddaughter Lindsey Curtis and numerous nieces and nephews.

Spring interment will be at Center Cemetery in Thorndike.  Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, Belfast.