CURRAN Robert Joseph Curran age 80 of Grand Rapids born June 11 1921 passed away August 13 2011. He was preceded in death by his parents Frank and Vivian Curran and lifelong family friend Claire V. Postma. He is survived by his brother Thomas (Patricia) Curran of Grand Rapids; sister Therese (Paul) Rowe of Bay City; many loving nieces and nephews Frank (Shelley) Curran Mary (Joseph) Harlett Dan (Mary Jo) Curran Jane (Mike) Smith Tom Curran Sue Curran Paul Curran Marjorie (David) Mann John (Deb) Rowe Jeannie (Marc) Kamp Bill Rowe and many loving great nieces and nephews. Bob was employed for many years at Stephenson & Lawyer in Grand Rapids where he made many good friends. He enjoyed weekends with family at Gun Lake puttering around in the little boat and his friends at the Salvation Army Senior Center. He loved to bowl and golf and was an avid football and baseball fan. He spent many leisurely hours listening to jazz and big band music and enjoying his beloved weather radio. Bob was a special person who thoroughly enjoyed everyone he met. Liturgy of Christian Burial will be offered at St. Stephen Church. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation 6-9 PM at the OBrien-Eggebeen-Gerst Chapel 3980 Cascade Rd. SE and one hour prior to the service at church. Vigil service will be at 7:00 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Stephen Church 750 Gladstone SE Grand Rapids MI 49506 Salvation Army Senior Center 1215 E. Fulton St., Grand Rapids MI 49503 or Fulton Manor (Holland Home), 2100 Raybrook SE Suite 300 Grand Rapids MI 49546-5783.