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Curtis R. Nussbaum, 83

Curtis R. Nussbaum, 83, of Orrville and formerly of Kidron, passed away on Monday, March 6, 2023 at the Apostolic Christian Home in Rittman.

He was born near Kidron on November 18, 1939 to the late Gilbert and Olive (Gerber) Nussbaum and married Gloria Amstutz on June 27, 1964 and she survives.
He was the retired co-owner of Kaufman Nussbaum Plumbing, Heating and Cooling in Orrville.  In retirement, he spent parts of the next ten years volunteering in Guatemala City, Guatemala, building and maintaining a seminary.  He was also an active member of the Kidron Mennonite Church.
In addition to his wife Gloria, he is survived by sons, Van (Carla Wenger-Nussbaum) Nussbaum of Mishawaka, IN and Dan (Shanti DeFehr) Nussbaum of Oakville, ON, Canada; grandchildren, Jared (Emily Evans-Nussbaum), Nate (Mara Beck), Leo, Sachin and Colette; sisters, Ruth (Don) Lehman of Kidron, and Elaine (Larry) Short of Wauseon; a brother, Don (Ellen) Nussbaum of Kidron; and a sister-in-law, Dolores “Dee” Nussbaum of Kidron.
In addition to parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Jon; a brother James; and an infant brother Earl Dale.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 25, 2023 at 11:00 at Kidron Mennonite Church.  Friends may call on Friday, March 24, 2023 from 6-8:00 pm at the church.  Spidell Funeral Home in Mount Eaton is handling the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) PO Box 500, Akron, PA 17501-0500 or Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd, Wooster, OH 44691.

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