Curtis H. Wehrmann, 69, of Fredericksburg, Virginia and formerly of Beecher, IL, passed away at his home on Saturday, December 22, 2018.
Curtis was born on November 20, 1949, the son of Herbert and Myra Wehrmann of Beecher. He graduated from Beecher High School and Eastern Illinois University. He then joined the National Guard.
Curtis worked as a special agent with the Department of Energy. He also served as a special agent for many years for the Internal Revenue Service in Illinois, Anchorage, and San Diego. Curtis retired from Germanna Community College in Fredericksburg, as an accounting professor. He stayed busy driving for Fredericksburg Regional Transit.
Curtis was a devoted member of the Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge #15 in Fredericksburg, where he served as treasurer for many years. He was an involved member, and the Fraternal Order of Police was his second home. He also enjoyed watching his Chicago sports teams.
Curtis was an amazing man who touched many lives with his wisdom, kindness and generosity. He will be missed every day by all who loved him.
He is survived by his sisters, Diane Schultz and Jackie Hameister (Kenneth), his nieces Laurie Schoenbeck (Jim) and Bobbie Ann Jones all from Beecher, a great niece, Megan Schoenbeck of Glenwood and great nephew, Ryan Jones of Beecher. He is also survived by his companion of 16 years, Pamela Althouse and her children and grandchildren all from Fredericksburg.
Curtis was preceded in death by his parents; a brother-in-law, Robert Schultz; and a nephew, Brian Jones.
A service was held in Fredericksburg on Friday, December 28, 2018. Then he was flown back home to Beecher, where there will be a visitation on Sunday, January 6, 2019 from 12:30 to 2 at the Hack-Jensen Funeral Home with a memorial service immediately following.
Private burial will be held at St. John’s United Church of Christ Cemetery in Beecher, Illinois on January 8, 2019