Curtis Kastner |

Curtis Kastner

Curtis H. Kastner died Feb. 19 in Grass Valley. He was 90.

Memorial services will be held at a later date. In accordance with his wishes, his ashes will be scattered.

Mr. Kastner was born May 12, 1917, in Los Angeles to Charles C. and Salese (Bartram) Kastner. He attended grammar school in Los Angeles, graduated from Los Angeles High School and attended the University of Southern California. He married Jane V. Kastner on Dec. 13, 1940, in Chicago, Ill.

Mr. Kastner worked in sales. He started his own business in 1964 with his wife and retired in 1989. He was a Rotarian for many years and a member of MRDA Metal Bldg. Dealers Association and Southern California System Builder’s Association. He enjoyed golf, reading, USC football and the San Francisco 49ers.

Mr. Kastner is survived by his wife, Jane V. Kastner, of Grass Valley; son, Charles C. Kastner, of Sacramento; daughters Lynne A. Kastner, of Winnetka, and Susan L. Beard, of Leawood, Kan.; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Salese Kastner; father, Charles Kastner; and brothers Chester Kastner and Wesley Kastner.

Memorial contributions may be made to Sierra Services for the Blind, 546 Searls Ave., in Nevada City.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary in Nevada City.

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