Butler: Irene Z. Curry, 94, passed away Monday, September 23, 2019 at Cameron Memorial Community Butler Hospital, Angola. She was born June 5, 1925 at home in Stafford Twp. rural Butler, to the late Harry and Zola (Beard) Ginder. Irene graduated from Butler High School Class of 1943. She retired from Charleston Metals, Waterloo with 22 years of service. Irene was dedicated to work and raising her family. She was very contented with life and extremely loyal to her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed jigsaw puzzles.
Surviving are two sons: Donald (Carol) Curry of Upland, IN., Dale Curry and Gloria Baloy of Cheboygan, MI., one daughter; Maureen (Brian) Woodcox of Butler. Also 4 grandchildren; Jeff Curry of New York, Jay Curry of Ft. Wayne, IN., Brad (Stephanie) Woodcox of San Jose, Calif., and Craig (Kjia) Woodcox of Butler.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters; Kathryn Betz, Viola Reinhart and Genieve Keller.
Funeral Services will be 2p.m Monday, September 30, 2019 at H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home, 212 N. Broadway, Butler with Pastor Dale Rabineau officiating. Burial will follow after services in Butler Cemetery.
Visitation will begin 2 hours prior to services from 12-2p.m. at the funeral home.
Family requests memorials to be given in memory of Irene Curry to the donor’s choice.
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Arrangements and assisting the family have been entrusted to H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home in Butler.
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