Celeryville OH 5/4/2009 14:00:00
Celeryville OH 5/5/2009 11:00:00
Curtis Lee Handshoe, age 33, resident of Plymouth, passed away on April 30, 2009 at his home. He was born on January 9, 1976 in Willard, Ohio, to Claude and Gaylene (Sexton) Handshoe and has been a life long Willard/Plymouth resident. He is a 1994 Plymouth High School graduate and attended the Victory Temple Church of God. He was employed with the Timken Co. in Bucyrus. He loved hunting, fishing, taxidermy, gardening, playing the guitar and music. He was a very loving husband and father.
He is survived by his parents; his wife, Tammy (Evans) Handshoe; one daughter, Autumn Handshoe; one step-son, Ethan Oney; two sisters, Carla Armstrong of Plymouth, Ohio and Katie (Rogelio Jr.) Alonso of Brecksville, Ohio; mother-in-law, Louise Evans of Willard; and father-in-law, Steven Evans of Wolcottville, IN.
He is preceded in death by his brother, Barry Handshoe; paternal grandparents, Carrie and Vince Handshoe; maternal grandparents, Grace Hoskins and Milford Sexton.
Friends may call on Monday, May 4, 2009 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Victory Temple Church of God in Celeryville, Ohio. Funeral services will be held at the church on Tuesday at 11:00 AM with Rev. Earl Sexton officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to the family to be used for his daughter’s education. Online condolences may be made at www.secorfuneralhomes.com.
DEAR HANDSHOE FAMILY,I WORK WITH CHARLENE AND MY BROTHER TIM WAS GOOD FRIENDS WITH BARRY..I WAS SO SAD TO HEAR WHAT HAD HAPPENED,,MY PRAYERS AND BLESSINS GO OUT TO ALL OF YOU…WE ALSO KNOW THE PAIN OF LOSSING LOVED ONES ..FOR WE JUST LOST OUR PARENTS 5 MONTHS AGO..WE ALL FOUND COMFORT IN OUR HEAVENLY FATHER,,,AND HE GAVE US OUR STRENTH AND FAITH…GOD BLESS ALL OF YOU..
I’m very sorry to hear about Curt. I have always considered him as one of my good friends. You and your family please accept Terri and my Condolences. Our Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
DEAR PARENTS, SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. MAY GOD EASE THE PAIN. SINCERE SYMPATHY. BARB JONES.
To the whole family,my heart and prayers go out to all of you.Curt ment more then words could ever say,his smile,his laugh,the glimmer he got in his eyes when hed talk about his kids.his heart was so loving and giveing,his spirit will always be with us,the world couldnt have asked for a better person.we will never forget all the great times we had with him–to the family your all in our prayers.
handshoe fam. so sorry about your loss
our prayers are with your whole fam.
may god bless you
What a loss for everyone. Curt epitomized kindness, thoughtfulness and simple goodness. He was a great friend to everyone, especially his family. I understand how difficult this is for you Claude & Gaylene. I can only hope that your unwavering faith will provide you with the comfort and strength you need right now. My love & prayers are with you.
We are so very sorry to have learned about your great lost. I know it doesn’t ease your pain, but if you can find any comfort in it at all God said he would help you in your times of sorrow hopefully you can lean on him to get you threw this very hurtful time in your life. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God Bless and Comfort you all.
I was deeply saddened to hear of Curt’s passing. I graduated with him fom Plymouth in 1994. Although I haven’t seem him much in the last few years, I will always remember him in my heart for all the smiles he put on my face with his outstanding personality and humor. He will be dearly missed. My thoughts and prayers go out to Claude and Gaylene, and especially Tammy and kids. May God wrap you in his arms in your time of need.
CLAUDE AND GAYLENE,IM SO SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF CURT.ME BRIAN,CURT AND BARRY DID ALL KINDS OF THINGS TOGETHER,FROM FISHIN AND HUNTING TO JUST HANGIN OUT.CURT JUST MOUNTED MY DEER HEAD AND I WAS OVER THERE AT HIS HOUSE ME AND BRIAN JUST LAUGHIN WITH CURT ABOUT OLD TIMES.CURT WAS A VERY NICE GUY AND I WILL MISS HIM ALOT,MY PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU AND THE FAMILY,LOVE YOU AND FAMILY…..GOD BLESS…JEREMY GASPARAC
Uncle Claude/ Aunt Gaylene…I want you both to know that I loved Barry and Curtis, they were’nt just my cousins,I lost my 2 best friends and I’ll always have our memories and they’ll always be in my heart. God bless both of you and Tami. May God’s loving hands guide you through these times of heartache and sorrow. Love you all….
Claude,Gaylene and Family….Curtis was a delight and joy to be around. I can always recall from the times the kids grew up together, Curtis always had a great sense of humor and a smile on his face. We’ll hold on to the memories forever in in our hearts. God only takes the best. Our prayers and thoughts are with you, God Bless…
Tammy I am so sorry for your heart break. Just put your faith in god he will see you through the hardest times in your life. Just remember only the good die young so we now know why Curt had to go. I am soooooo sorry for this nightmare, you dont know me real well but if I can ever do anything please let me know.(I was Ethans bus driver in pre-school) He was a wonderful guy and you were a lucky young lady to have got to be with him as long as you were. Just remeber anything I can do find me,I will be there. You are in my heart and prayers god bless you honey.Love Rhonda Bolen
Claude, and all of your family so sorry you lost your son. I am sure it hurts badly, but just think
he will be a bright shinning Angel for Jesus.
Our Love and Prayers are with everyone of you.
C B& Bill Hicks and Family; Barbara and Jesse Villarreal and family; Ailene Duff and family
My sincere condolences to the entire family. I understand your loss because my younger son died in 2006. Thinking of you and praying for you.
Yvonne (Handshoe) Hall
To the family of Curt,
I am so sorry to hear of Curt’s passing. I graduated with him and have known him forever. I haven’t seen him much since graduation, but have always thought alot of him. He was a great guy. Please know that you are all in everyone’s prayers.
I am sorry to hear about your loss>I worked with Curtis at Timken in maintance> He was a great guy and a proud father who always had a smile and a good word for everyone.Your family are in our thoughts and prayers, he will be sadly missed. God bless you and your family Alan Young
My deepest sympathy to you and your family. I worked with Curtis in maintenance at Timken. He was a hard worker and a stand up guy. Always with a smile on his face. He will be remebered and missed. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. May you God give you the strength in this difficult time. Scott Heinle
We are so sorry for your loss.CB Hicks let us know.Manis stayed with Vince and Carrie years ago before serving in the army.He has spoken of them many times.We lost our 41 year old son Glenn Aug.6,2006 so I do know how hard it is.I pray for God’s comfort and help.
I am very sad to hear of Curt’s passing. Although I have not seen him in years, I remember he was a super nice guy. He sat near me in some classes in high school and was on the track team with me as well. Man he was fast. My prayers and deepest sympathy go out to his family.
For all of the family and loved ones. I am sorry to hear of your loss. Curt was a good friend growing up and was a special person as an adult. Loving father son and friend my families thoughts and prayers go out to all of you during this very sad moment. Love You All
Chad Hughes and Family
To the family of Curt,We are very sorry to hear of the passing of Curt.We give our sympathy to the family.Our prayers are with you in these difficult times.Thinking of you always.
♥Love ya,Judy Smith and Family
My family sends deepest sympathy to the handshoe family.I was friends with his sister and knew him in passing.
Tammy my deepest sympathy to you and your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Please remember to take care of yourself during this time of saddness as God helps guide you through these tough times he will be your strength.