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October 14, 2012

William Patrick ‘Pat’ Curvin

NORMAN — Curvin, William Patrick “Pat”, 63, passed away Oct. 5, 2012 in Norman, Oklahoma. He was born April 26, 1949 in Oklahoma City to Bernard Arthur Curvin and Mary Eugenia Allen Curvin.

Pat attended University of Texas and Oklahoma City University law school. He entered the Marine Corp and served state side from 1968 to 1972. Pat spent most of his career as a land man in the oil and gas industry in Texas, California, Colorado, Utah and Wyoming.

Pat is survived by his son Adam Curvin and wife Myra of Austin, Texas; daughter, Anna Curvin of Huntington Beach, California; brothers, Thomas Joseph Curvin of Lago Vista, Texas and James Daniel Curvin of Norman, Oklahoma; sisters, Suellen Heard and husband Jack of Norman, Oklahoma, Kathy Novas and husband Mark of Richardson, Texas, Margaret Jernigan and husband Gene of Godley, Texas, Teresa Medford of Norman, Oklahoma, Jeanne Aiken of Norman, Oklahoma, Carol Seitz and husband Geofrey of Grandbury, Texas; 28 nieces and nephews and their 26 children. He is preceded in death by his parents Bernard and Mary Curvin and his brother, David Curvin.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital: Email:

501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105

Memorial services will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012 in the Chapel of the Havenbrook Funeral Home.

Arrangements for Pat and his family have been placed in the care of the Vice Family at the Havenbrook Funeral Home of Norman.  Online condolences may be shared at

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