Curtis Cason, 82, Osage City: May 15, 1933 – Friday, Jan. 8, 2016

OSAGE CITY, Kan. – Curtis Cason, 82, passed away on Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, at Peterson Nursing Home, in Osage City, Kan. He was born on May 15, 1933, in Lamesa, Texas, the son of John and Lila Duke Cason.

Curtis had lived in Copperas Cove, Texas, until moving to Osage City. He had worked as an oil field hot shot driver, owned service stations, and drilled water wells. He served in the U.S. Army from 1953 to 1954, in Korea. He attended the Countryside Baptist Church, in Osage City.

On Jan. 1, 1981, Curtis married Mary D. Bocquin, in Alice, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Keith Cason.

Curtis is survived by his wife, Mary, of the home; son, Keith “Chuck” Cason, Ft. Worth, Texas; daughter, Lila Furtado, Midland, Texas; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, at the Countryside Baptist Church, in Osage City. The family will receive friends 30 minutes before service time at the church. Inurnment will be in the Catholic Cemetery, at Reading, at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to ECAT, the Osage City Library, or Countryside Baptist Church, sent in care of Feltner Funeral Home, 818 Topeka Avenue, Lyndon, KS 66451. Online condolences may be left at

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