Frances Velma Currie

Birth: May 17th, 1926
Death: March 5th, 2017
Age: 90 years

Frances Velma Currie, age 90, of Whittemore, MI passed away on March 5, 2017 at Lakeview Manor in Tawas City. She was born on May 17, 1926 in Saginaw, MI to the late Frederick & Emma (Barnum) Caverly. She married Edgar Currie on September 29, 1942.  Frances was a member of the Hale American Legion and a proud 13 year member of T.O.P.S.


Frances is survived by her loving children, JoAnn (Earl) Sass of Port Huron, Edgar (Barbara) Currie of Whittemore, James Currie of Whittemore, Jerry (Murial) Currie of AuGres, Pamela (Robert) Warren of Mayville, and John (Paula) Currie of Whittemore; 22 grandchildren and 33 great grandchildren; brother, Jack (Patricia) Bellanger of Prescott; sister-in-law, Pauline Caverly of Omer; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Edgar Currie; infant son, Billy Currie; son, Daniel Currie; daughter-in-law, Margaret Currie; and siblings, Joseph Caverly, Fred Caverly, Alex Caverly and Wanetta Buck.


According to Frances’s wishes, cremation has taken place.  A celebration of life will be held on Saturday April 1, 2017 at 12 noon at the Hale Chapel of Buresh Funeral Homes (121 S. Washington, Hale, MI 48739) with visitation hours from 10 Am to 12 noon.  She will be laid to rest in Logan township Cemetery next to her husband. Condolences to the family may be made on line at

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