Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 2, 2013

Ralph O. Curry

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — BINGHAM TOWNSHIP – Ralph Otto Curry, 91, of Bingham Township was called home by the Lord on Saturday, March 30, 2013.

Ralph was born March 19, 1922, in Suttons Bay, the son of Andrew and Amelia (Schultz) Curry.

Ralph peacefully passed away at the home where he was born and raised. He loved his family, gardening, and starting up his 1930 John Deere tractor yearly.

Ralph is survived by his children; Nancy (Larry) Hyliard, Ron Curry, Kay (James) Majszak, Wayne Curry; 10 grandkids, 29 great grandkids and one great great granddaughter to be.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen; a brother, Herbert; a sister, Helen and daughter-in-laws, Delia and Carol Curry.

Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Friday, April 5, at the Martinson Funeral Home of Suttons Bay. Burial in Keswick Maple Grove Cemetery will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be directed to charity of one’s choice.

Please share thoughts and memories with Ralph’s family on their online guestbook at

Arrangements are with the Martinson Funeral Home of Suttons Bay.