CURRY, Martha Marie
Martha passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014 at her home in Sacramento at the age of 92. She was born on Sept. 3, 1921 in Lodi, CA, the only child of Charles and Marie Snajdauf. She was raised in Daly City and graduated from Jefferson High School. She married George Wade Curry on July 11, 1942. They had no children. Martha and George owned & operated a motel for several years in Lake Tahoe. She also worked for a Sacramento accounting firm. Martha was very civic minded and cared a great deal about Sacramento. She fought to save the Memorial Auditorium. She was preceded in death by her parents & her husband. Funeral services will be held at 1pm on Sat., February 15, 2014 at George L. Klumpp Chapel of Flowers at 2691 Riverside Blvd., Sacramento, Visitation will be held prior to the service from 11am-1pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: UC Davis Eye Center, 4860 Y St. #2400, Sacramento, CA 95817 for macular degeneration support.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Feb. 12, 2014