Salem — Roger Weston Curran, 78, of Salem, died at home unexpectedly on Sunday, December 29, 2013. Born in Lynn, he was one of six children of the late Roy E. and Cora B. (Horne) Curran. He was raised and educated in Lynn. After graduating from high school, he served in the U.S. Army. After his discharge, Roger worked in the local shoe industry for many years. Later, he was employed by John Boris at Essex Office Associates in Salem until his retirement.
He is survived by two brothers, Robert E. Curran of Salem and George E. Curran of Burlington. He was predeceased by a brother, Roy E. Curran; and two sisters, Rita M Curran Lorette and Nancy J. Cann.
ARRANGEMENTS: Private funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Murphy Funeral Home, 85 Federal St, Salem. Interment was in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn. For his guest book, or additional information, please call 978-744-0497, or visit www.MurphyFuneralHome.com.