KEWANEE - Curtis W. “Curt” English, 39, of Kewanee, died at 2:39 PM, Sunday, July 13, 2014 in the emergency room at OSF Saint Luke Medical Center in Kewanee.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Thursday, July 17 at Rux Funeral Home in Kewanee. Deacon Martin VanMeltebeck will officiate. Visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 PM, Wednesday, July 16 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Curtis English Memorial Fund.
He was born October 31, 1974 in Kewanee, the son of Raymond L. “Ray” and Hilda (Medina) English. He married Jamie M. Carrasca on February 27, 2000 in Moline. She survives, as do his mother, five children, Rylee English, Tanner and Taylor Conover and Colten and Alyssa English and they were in the process of adopting a child, Angel, his siblings, Martha (Marcelina) Rivera, Mario English, Michael (Terrie) English, Mark (Irene) English, Amanda (Mark) Lindhorst and Terre, Scott and Dale English, a grandson, Brantley English and his father-in-law, Ron Carrasca. He was preceded in death by his father and mother-in-law, Kim Carrasca.
Curt was an independent contractor. He was of the Catholic faith and enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, riding his Harley Davidson and especially spending time with his children and grandson. This obituary may be viewed and private condolences left at www.ruxfuneralhome.com.