FARMINGTON — Charles H. Currier, 87, of the Fairbanks Road, Farmington, died peacefully at his home, surrounded by family, on Thursday, May 12.
He was born Sept. 10, 1924, in Farmington, a son of George Tyler and Lucy (Shaw) Currier. He received his education in Fairbanks schools and was a WW II veteran, having served in the U.S. Army. He retired from the Farmington Highway Department after 38 years of service. He enjoyed camping, traveling, fishing and snowmobiling and spending time with his dog Penny.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Marilyn of Farmington; children, Charli (Alice) Austin and her friend, Dean “Hayshaker” Winslow, of Fairfield, Eva Kennard and her husband, Gerald, of Solon, Donna Vining and her husband, Eddie “Skooter,” of Chesterville, David Currier and his friend, Carol Gregory, of Farmington, and Louise Webber and her husband, Chip Webber, of Jefferson; stepsons, Willis Chick and his wife, Pat, of Farmington, Charles Chick and his wife, Debbie, of Antrim, N.H., and Roger Chick of Rumford; and his goddaughter, Sandra DiStefano of Farmington; 26 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by a son, Donald Currier; daughter, Ruth Marie; sister, Isabelle Mayo; and brothers, Tyler Currier and Richard Currier.