Curtis Ephraim Drummond, Sr., 96, of Valparaiso, passed away Wednesday, November 9, 2022. He was born February 25, 1926 in Foster, Alabama, the son of George and Stella (Pierce) Drummond. Curtis was a WWII Navy Veteran, having served in the South Pacific and was a maintenance foreman at U. S. Steel for 33 years. He was a member of the Hebron Masonic Lodge, a 50 year Mason, a member of the Shriner Orak Temple and the American Legion Post 94 in Valparaiso. On May 20, 1948 he married Dorothy Barron, who survives in Valparaiso. Also surviving are his children, Curt (Mary) Drummond, Jr. of Yuma, AZ, Patti (Chuck) Walters and Kay (Tim) Olson all of Valparaiso, 4 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, a grandson, Nick Walters, and 5 brothers and sisters. Visitation will be held Monday, November 14, 2022, 11 AM- 12 PM with Funeral Services at, 12:00 PM at Graceland Cemetery Chapel, Valparaiso. Entombment will follow the services. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Shiners Hospital, VNA Hospice or the American Cancer Society.