Marjorie J. "Marge" (Johnston) Currie(1922 - 2012)

Marjorie J. (Marge) Currie
Marjorie J. (Marge) Currie, 90, of Bartlesville, died at 6:34 A.M. on Saturday, December 15, 2012, at the Heritage Villa Nursing Center.
Services for Mrs. Currie will be held at 11 A.M. on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at the Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church with Dr. Dale Scott officiating. Private interment will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery directed by the Stumpff Funeral Home.
Friends who wish may call for visitation at the Stumpff Funeral Home until 9 P.M. on Monday.
In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established and those who wish may send their contributions to the Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church, 801 S.E. Washington Blvd., Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 74006.
The family wishes to extend thanks to Bayada Home Health Care staff for their care.
Mrs. Currie was born in Lincoln, Nebraska on February 10, 1922, the daughter of Harry H. and Ruth (Hanford) Johnston. She graduated from the University of Nebraska in 1943 and taught high school English in Geneva, Neligh, and Columbus, Nebraska. She was married to Orin R. Currie on June 25, 1949, in Lincoln, Nebraska. They made their first home in Borger, Texas and moved to Bartlesville in 1956. She enjoyed being an active member of the Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church. She also taught Latin in the Bartlesville Public Schools. She devoted herself to raising her family and enjoyed experiencing the world through travel.
Mrs. Currie is survived by her husband, Orin R. Currie, two daughters, Kathleen Johnson of Oklahoma City and Marcia Howard and husband James of Dallas, Texas, one son, Randall Currie of Edmond, one grandson, Scott Johnson and wife Leia of Olympia, Washington, one granddaughter, Katherine Johnson of Evanston, Illinois, two great grandchildren, Will and Ben Johnson of Olympia, Washington and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a brother, Glenn H. Johnston and a sister, Dorothy A. Parsons.
Friends who wish may sign the online guest book and leave condolences at www.stumpff.org.

Published in Examiner-Enterprise from Dec. 17, 2012 to Jan. 16, 2013