Curtis W. Gullet

Curtis W. Gullet

December 21, 1928 ~ January 10, 2021

Curtis W. Gullett, age 92 of Hammond, Indiana passed away on Sunday, January 10, 2021.  Curtis is survived by his children: Sue Holland, Deborah (Robert) Comley, Sue (Gary) Helton, Leah (Jeff) Thornley and Sheila (Craig) Gibbs; siblings: Fern Oaks and Peg (Hubert) Ware; longtime companion, Bobette McCall; and his dog, Peanut. Curtis was a Grandfather and a  great-grandfather to many, and also an uncle to numerous nieces and nephews.  Curtis was preceded in passing by his wife, Betty L. Bruce and his brother, Bill (Marie) Gullett.

Curtis retired after many years with US Gypsum out of East Chicago, Indiana. He enjoyed playing the ponies at Balmoral Park, watching Westerns and cheering on the Chicago Cubs and his Kentucky Wildcats. Curtis was part of a group that often met on many mornings at the Indiana Restaurant in East Chicago, Indiana. He loved traveling to Kentucky and hosting parties because being around people was always important to him. Curtis always made sure to return the Tupperware to the people that brought him food because that way they could always refill it for him.

A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 12:00 PM at LaHayne Funeral Home 6955 Southeastern Ave. Hammond, IN. 46324.  Friends are invited to meet with the family Thursday, January 14, 2021 from 10:00 AM until time of service. Interment to follow at Elmwood Cemetery, Hammond, Indiana.

Because of COVID-19, face coverings must be worn and ask for social distancing to be applied.  For further information, please call LaHayne Funeral Home at 219/845-3600 or visit

January 14, 2021 – 12:00 pm cst