Graveside Service: 1:00 P.M. Friday, January 13, 2006 at the
Evergreen Home Cemetery in Beatrice, NE.
"Sandy" Currier, 93 years of age, of Urbandale, Iowa,
formerly of Beatrice, NE. passed away at the Bickford Cottage in
Urbandale, Iowa on Saturday, January 7, 2006. She was born on
January 27, 1912 near Blue Springs, NE. She lived in Beatrice, NE.
from 1928 until she moved to Iowa in 2000, having lived for a short
time in Odell, NE. and Phoenix, Arizona. She received her Practical
Nurse Certificate from Kearney State College in Kearney, NE. and
worked many years in the nursing profession. She was a former member
of the Christ Church Episcopal in Beatrice, NE. and a past member of
the American Legion Auxiliary in Beatrice, NE. She enjoyed
crocheting, knitting, tatting and reading.
2 sons, Dr. Kenneth Sand of Altoona, Iowa and Gerald Sand and his
wife Virginia of Overbrook, Kansas; 2 daughters, Marcia Reed and her
husband Dr. Omer of Phoenix, Arizona and Dorthy Staehs and her
husband James of San Jose, CA.; 18 grandchildren; 24 great
grandchildren; and 4 great great grandchildren; and sister Della
Fitzgerald of Azle, Texas. She was preceded in death by her husbands
Albert "Ab" Sand, Leslie Currier and Leslie Frieden; 5
sisters; granddaughter Kirsten Reed; great grandson John Sand; and
daughter in law Blanche Obering Sand.
will be held at 1:00 P.M. Friday, January 13, 2006 at the Evergreen
Home Cemetery in Beatrice, NE. with Reverend Jean Scribner
officiating. There will be no public viewing, but a register book
will be available for signatures Thursday from 9-5:00 and Friday
from 9-12:00 at the Griffiths-Hovendick Chapel in Beatrice, NE. A
memorial has been established to the Christ Church Foundation with
the Griffiths-Hovendick Chapel in Beatrice, NE. in charge. Messages
of condolence may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
They will be forwarded to the family.
Griffiths-Hovendick Chapel in Beatrice is in charge of the