February 26, 1933 ‒ May 21, 2016
Curt Hamilton, 83, of Bellevue, passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at the Kobacker House, Columbus, OH.
Curt was born on February 26, 1933 in Herald, Kentucky to the late Lawrence and Ivalee (Roberts) Hamilton. He lived in Kentucky for a number of years as a youth, then moving to Bellevue where he spent the majority of his life. A self-taught bass guitarist, Curt loved music all his life; he even traded his first bicycle for a guitar as a child. Curt also had a passion for gardening. His green thumb enabled him to grow just about anything, with a particular liking to caring for the many fruit trees and vegetable plants on his property. Curt loved working with wood, and had also become a Master Watch Maker. He was an automobile enthusiast with an eye for them all, but especially enjoyed the Packard. Curt had been employed through retirement at the Bellevue Manufacturing Company.
Surviving are his four sons‐ Rocky (Lisa) Hamilton of Riverside, CA, Joe (Saundra) Hamilton of Delaware, OH, David (Patti) Hamilton of New Bremen, OH and Dusty (Kathy) Hamilton of Wakeman, OH; eight grandchildren; six great grandchildren; one brother‐ Charles (Beatrice) Hamilton of Medina, OH; two sisters – Esta Wicker of Bellevue and Dolly Jones of Boulder, CO; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents that had preceded him in death are his nine siblings.
Viewing for family and friends will be held on Thursday, May 25, 2016 from 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m in the Snyder Rodman Funeral Center, 1510 West William Street, Delaware, OH. Funeral service will immediately follow, beginning at 12:00p.m. with Rev. Marvin Hintz officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Delaware. If desired, contributions may be given to the Kobacker House, 800 McConnell Drive, Columbus, OH 43214.
The Snyder Rodman Funeral Center, Delaware is honored to be serving the Hamilton family.
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