Curtis ‘Curt’ O. Midthun
Age 65 of Cape Coral, FL, formerly of Wayzata, MN, passed peacefully to his heavenly Father with his family at his side. His 8 year struggle with Melanoma is over. Curt was born January 26th, 1953 at Miners Hospital in Crosby MN. He is preceded in death by his parents, Myron L. and Stella Rose (Novak) Midthun. He is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Kathleen (Mirau) Midthun; his daughter, Elizabeth (George) Ramirez of Minnetonka, MN; his sons, Patrick (Lana) Midthun of Orlando, FL; and Theodore “Ted” Midthun of Edina, MN. He was “Papa Curt” to granddaughter Sarah Elizabeth and grandson Nicholas James, both of Minnetonka.
Survived by 3 brothers, Myron, (Shirley) Midthun Deerwood, MN, Allen (Jackie) Midthun, Aitkin, MN and Calvin (Shelley) Midthun of Waconia, MN. Curt began his 33 year career at the Toro Company, Bloomington, MN where he was Director of Human Resources International Business. He was a strong advocate for his coworkers, and with his quiet, joyful demeanor he was loved by many. Curt was a mentor, counselor and confidant, helping others to achieve their goals, and living strong his Christian faith. He proudly served as past president of the Eden Prairie Lion’s Club 1989-1990.
After retiring, he moved to Cape Coral, FL to live near his group of friends from Minnesota and enjoyed boating, fishing, reading, playing cribbage and breakfast with friends. Special thanks to Hope Hospice Cape Coral, Moffitt Cancer Center Tampa, Lee Memorial Rehab Hospital, Ft Myers, and close friends and family for their unwavering care and support.
“Celebration of Life” memorial services will be held:
Thursday May 30th 2019 11:00 AM
Westwood Community Church,
3121 Westwood Drive
Excelsior, MN 55331
Celebration of Life Service
Monday, June 3rd 2019 11:00 AM
Immanuel Lutheran Church
600 4th Street SW, Crosby, MN 56441
*Memorials preferred to Moffitt Cancer Center Tampa Florida
600 4th Street, Crosby, MN 56441
4320 Colonial BlvdFt. Myers, Ft. Myers