Curtis G. Tenopir
Age - 51
9/19/1957 - 8/10/2009

Mass of Christian Burial
10:30 AM, 
Friday, August 14, 2009
St. Anthony Catholic Church
562 17th Avenue
Columbus,  NE 

7:00 PM, 
Thursday, August 13, 2009
St. Anthony Catholic Church
562 17th Avenue
Columbus,  NE 

After 3:00 pm Thursday at St. Anthony Church
Friday 8-10 am at McKown Funeral Home

All Saints Cemetery
Columbus,  NE 

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Curtis G. Tenopir of Columbus died Monday, August 10, 2009 at Columbus Community Hospital.

Curtis G. Tenopir was born September 19, 1957 in Lincoln, NE to Marvin & Hazel (Thelander) Tenopir. He grew up in Lincoln and graduated from Lincoln Northeast High School in 1975. Curt received his Associates Degree from Southeast Community College in Milford. On April 29, 1978 he was united in marriage to LouAnn Kula at St. Isidore Catholic Church. Curt worked for Dale Electronics (Vishay) for over 30 years.

Curt was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Columbus. He was a 4th Degree member of the Knights of Columbus and past Grand Knight of Council 9264. Curt served on the Scotus school board was Past President of the Rifle Club. He was a member of the Son's of the American Legion, the Sea Bees and was an Eagle Scout. He was an avid supporter of Scotus activities and coached Little League baseball and midget football when his son Nathan was growing up. He enjoyed NASCAR, Civil War history, Nebraska Football, and woodworking.

He is survived by:
Wife LouAnn of Columbus
Son Nathan Tenopir of Omaha
Parents Marvin and Hazel Tenopir of Lincoln
Sister Judy (Ron) Petersen of Chambers
Niece Erin (Tom) Feely and their children Trevin, Cami, and Cori
Niece Kelli Petersen of Gothenburg
Sister-in-law Linda (Dick) Potter of Battle Ground, WA and her children Nikki & Chris (Heather)Potter
Aunt Evelyn Tenopir of Lincoln
Several Cousins

He is preceded in death by:
Grandparents Charles and Vlasta Tenopir, Lewis and Elizabeth Thelander
Father and Mother-in-law Henry and Mary Kula
2 Uncles Don and Raymond Tenopir
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