Barbara M. Curtis, 81, a Carson City resident died April 7, 2009 in Gardnerville. She was born April 18, 1927 to Viggo Pedersen and Freda Mason in Reno. Among her survivors are daughters Kathleen, Judy, Susan, and Connie; brother Wayne Pedersen and sister Patricia Lundberg along with seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. No services are to be held. Walton's Douglas County Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.