James E. Curran

James E. Curran, 87

LEOMINSTER -- James Edward Curran, 87, died peacefully at home, Sunday December 16, 2012.

Beloved husband of Claire (Shyne), James was born in Leominster on December 27, 1924. He was the son of the late William and Agnes Curran and the brother of the late Frances Curran.

James was a WWII Navy veteran and a proud member of the Knights of Columbus.

James is survived by his six children: Michael and his wife Carrie; Daniel and his wife Kathleen; Kevin and his wife Susan; Patrick John; Noreen Purple and her husband Bradley; and Deirdre Griffin and her husband Randy. James leaves 12 grandchildren and 1 great-grand child.

CURRAN -- At James' request, funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family after which the family will celebrate his life together. The Brandon Funeral Home, 305 Wanoosnoc Rd., Fitchburg is assisting the family with the funeral arrangements.

Published in Nashoba Publishing on Dec. 21, 2012