Respected local physician John Curtis passes away at the age of 81

A beloved physician in the northeastern Dutchess County region, John Curtis passed away at the age of 81 on Saturday, Aug. 17. Photo submitted

MILLERTON — Whether they were colleagues in his field, patients under his care, close friends or family members, there are many throughout the northeastern Dutchess County communities who could attest to John Curtis’s character, both on a professional and a personal level. Curtis passed away at his family home on Sharon Station Road on Saturday, Aug. 17, at the age of 81.

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