Debra (Hyde) Curtis, 61, of Visalia, California, and formerly of Tiffin, died at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 13, 2014, in Los Angeles.
Debbie was born Jan. 11, 1953, in Tiffin, to Gerald and Audrey Hyde. She married Jack Curtis in April of 1987 in Visalia, California, and he preceded her in death.
She is survived by three daughters, Michelle Grove, Carrie (Grove) (Steve) Samanen and Audrey Grove; two grandchildren, Cheyane Thacker and Emma Grove; and three siblings, Diana (Hyde) Smith, Darlene (Hyde) Jenkins and Scott Hippler.
She also was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Dennis Hyde.
Debbie was a restaurant owner, host and server for more than 45 years. She loved to travel, try new restaurants and spend time with her children and grandchildren.
Debbie also leaves behind her treasured co-workers in Visalia and her great-niece, Aurora.
A memorial service for Debbie will take place in August in Tiffin.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the American Cancer Society.