W. Curtis Hicks died March 2, 2019 in Battle Creek, MI Curtis was born August 17, 1948. He was a Vietnam veteran. He graduated from Tuskegee Institute with a Masters degree in Environmental Biology. He retired from Upjohn/Pfizer after more than 30 years of service. Curtis was a member of Second Reformed Church: singing in the choir, serving as deacon, serving as security person, and mentoring in the Kids Hope USA program. The Bruce and Grace Cook Family adopted him into their hearts. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 4 at 1:00 p.m. at Second Reformed Church, 2323 Stadium Dr., Kalamazoo, MI. Memorials may be given to Second Reformed Church.