Born in Kenmore, he was the son of George and Carrie (Heck) Curfman. He lived most of his life in the Brimfield area.
Mr. Curfman was self-employed as a tool distributor. He retired in 1987 after 12 years of service.
He was a member of Faith United Methodist Church in Brimfield, United Methodist Men and the Gideons. He formerly served on the Field Board of Education and coached Little League.
He served in the the 945th Field Artillery Battalion of the U.S. Army during World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Edna, to whom he was married for 51 years; sons, David (Linda), and Donald (Sandra), of Brimfield; daughter, Donna Anders, of Brimfield; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brothers, Kenneth (Virginia) of Columbus and Budd (Lois) of Brady Lake; and sister, Louise (Kenneth) Brooks of Tallmadge. His brother, George M. "Merle" Curfman, Dec. 8. His brother, Raymond, and sister, Hazel Riddle, also died previously.
There will be no calling hours. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Faith United Methodist Church of Brimfield, with the Rev. Richard Smith and the Rev. David Andrews officiating.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 157 W. Cedar St., Akron, 44307, or Faith United Methodist Church of Brimfield, 1235 Tallmadge Road, Kent.