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ARPP Root and Carter Funeral Home
Friday October 22nd, 2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

ARPP Root and Carter Funeral Home
Friday October 22nd, 2021
7:00pm

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Curtis Shields

Curtis E. Shields, age 57 of Middletown passed away unexpectedly at his home on October 17, 2021. He was born in Dayton, OH to the late Curtis and Ronnee (Tufts) Shields, graduated from Valley View High School class of 1982, and was a US Navy Veteran. Curtis loved all sports, especially NASCAR and football.  He also loved his dogs, enjoyed music, playing his guitar, and riding his Harley. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his nephew David Inman and step-son David Perkins, he is survived by his wife of 32 years, Gail (Gebhart) Shields, step-son Joseph Perkins, sisters Susie (Rick) McGill, Tracy Shields (Rick Schuyler), brothers Tommy, Charles and John Shields, granddaughters Fiona Becker, Riley, Savannah, Rachel, and Remedy Perkins as well as numerous extended family members and friends who will miss him dearly. Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 22, 2021 at 7:00PM at the Arpp, Root & Carter Funeral Home. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 5:00PM. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the funeral home to cover the unexpected funeral expenses. Donations can be made by using the donate tab at the top of the page or in person at the funeral home.

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Rest in peace Curt your family were great neibors to me and also my sister Stepannie,your mother was one of a kind fun loving person i miss the good time we had in gtown curt was always there to help my sister when she needed it peace be with the family and may god watch over you and all who love you Erich and Rosemary clasen

Erich and rosemary clasen Oct 25 2021 12:00 AM

He was a good man and friend. Rest in peace.

Kevin Rhoades Oct 21 2021 12:00 AM

I'm so sorry to get this news of the passing of my second-born nephew. I was a young uncle of 24 when Curt came into the world. He was named after his father Curtis Allen and grandfather Silas Elliott. Much love to his siblings and extended family. Unk

Uncle Chuck Elliott Shields Oct 21 2021 12:00 AM

Rest in peace Curt, my deepest sympathy's to the family

Phil Wilcher Oct 19 2021 12:00 AM

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Susie McGill Oct 19 2021 12:00 AM

Curt, I can't believe this has happened. We are not ok. The only thing that comforts me is you are In heaven because you believe. I miss you so much and love you big brother, 1st friend, protector from the OOH's.

Susie Oct 19 2021 12:00 AM