Curtis T. McGadden

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Curtis T. McGadden

Curtis T. McGadden Windham, NH - Curtis T. McGadden, 47, of Windham, N.H., passed away Sunday at Parkland Medical, Derry, N.H., from complications arising after a courageous battle with cancer.
Curtis was born in Methuen, Mass., grew up in Windham, N.H., graduated from Pinkerton Academy in 1990, and attended college at Rhode Island School of Design in Providence.
Curtis worked in his family business, Xcel Fire Protection, as a project manager. He helped grow the business from the ground up and was well respected and loved by all who worked with him. Curtis was an adventurous free spirit who loved surfing, mountain biking, and snow-boarding. He was an extremely talented artist and musician. He also loved exploring the beaches and mountains in his VW Westfalia with his girlfriend Leigh Ann.
He is survived by his parents Chris and Pauline McGadden, 50-year residents of Windham, N.H.; long-time girlfriend, Leigh Ann Miefert of Derry, N.H.; brother and sisters; Christopher III and his wife Noelani McGadden of Bedford, N.H.; Cathy and her husband Tim Tsetsilas of Londonderry, N.H.; and Cheryl and her husband Branden Tsetsilas of Windham, N.H.; nieces and nephews, Sean, Aidan, Tara, Sheridan, Erika, Alex, Sarah, Livi, Ava, and Teya; several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated Sat., March 16, at 10 a.m., at St. Matthew's Church, Windham, N.H. A Celebration of Life mercy meal will follow church services, location to be announced.
Calling hours will be Friday, March 15, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Carrier Family Funeral Home, 38 Range Road, Windham, NH.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Surfing with Smiles organization, a local non-profit organization that provides opportunities for children with disabilities to surf,
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Published on March 13, 2019
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The Finn famiky
Mar 15, 2019
Curtis was a kind soul and a good man and he will be missed in our neighborhood. Our condolences to Leigh Ann and Curtis’ entire family.
Matthew Anderson
Mar 14, 2019
Curtis and I only just met two years ago, but we spent a lot of time together this past summer and became close friends. He is most certainly one of my favorite people.

I am very sorry for your loss, Curtis will be greatly missed.