Murl Edward “Eddie” Curtis, 58, of Toppenish died Thursday in Yakima.

He was born in Paris, Ill.

Survivors include his wife, Marian Curtis of Toppenish; seven daughters, Christina Curtis of Selah, Angela Harless of Port Angeles, Melissa Perez of Forks, Misty Rice of Tacoma, Corina Curtis of Yakima, Tanya McIlwain of Alaska and Shannon Castro of California; six sons, James Curtis of Yakima, Bobby Curtis of Yakima, Julio Remeriz of Spokane, Walter McIlwain of Wapato, Jason McIlwain of Soap Lake and Jerry McIlwain of Toppenish; two sisters, Nancy of Yakima, Bonnie Groo of Yakima and Goldie Bush of Forks; 33 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services are pending. Merritt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.