Curtis Losing

Sioux Falls

Curtis L. “Curt” Losing, 86, of Sioux Falls, passed away Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, at Avera Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls.
His funeral service was Friday, Oct. 13, at Good News Reformed Church in Sioux Falls with interment and military rites in Hills of Rest Cemetery. Visitation was Thursday, Oct. 12, at George Boom Funeral Home and Crematory in Sioux Falls, with a 7 p.m. prayer service.
Curtis LeRoy Losing was born Jan. 22, 1931, in Woonsocket, to Henry and Pauline Losing. He graduated from Virgil High School in 1949 and was drafted into the Army in October of 1951.
He married Virginia “Ginnie” Johnson on March 14, 1954, and they lived in Alpena and Huron before settling in Sioux Falls in 1963. While there, Curtis worked for the Sioux Falls water department and then the U.S. Postal Service, retiring in 1992. In retirement, he worked for a wholesale company delivering flowers and also volunteered at the VA. Ginnie passed away in May of 2008.
On Nov. 14, 2009, Curt married Elaine Harden. The couple enjoyed traveling on bus trips.
Curtis is survived by his wife, Elaine; three children, Debbie (Walt) Babcock of Oklahoma City, Okla., Jim Losing of Minneapolis, Minn., and Julie (Kip) Lafrenz of Sioux Falls; three stepsons, Terry, Robert and David Spitznagel; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; four step great-grandchildren; brother, Elmer (Myrna) Losing; and sister, EllaMae (Allen) Hofer.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ginnie, and sister, Betty.

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