Ernest W. "Pete" Curry, 86, of Waverly, died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2005, at Apple Ridge Care Center in Waverly.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Waverly. Rev. Brett Mueller will officiate. Burial with graveside military honors will be in Waverly Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice in care of Gibson Funeral Home, 201 S. Main, Carrollton, MO, 64633.
Born Nov. 13, 1918, he was the son of the late Oden C. and Laura Lichtenthaler Curry. On July 4, 1948, in Waverly, he married Aleene R. Rogge, who survives of the home.
Additional survivors include two sons, Mike Curry of Carrollton and Mark Curry of Kingsville; two daughters, Linda Blyth of Orrick and Brenda Baker of Richmond; one brother, Oden J. Curry of Waverly; four sisters, Bernice Hicks of Marshall, Urita Taylor of Miami, JoAnn Hurt of Waverly and Wanda Bartlett of Lexington; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.