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Rosemary Curley
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Rosemary Curley (nee McVan), 84, passed away on Aug. 7, 2017.
Rosemary was born on Nov. 24, 1932 to the late Michael and Vivian (Boyle) McVan and resided in the Akron area her entire life.
She was a devout catholic and faithful parishioner of St. Bernard Catholic Church for over 30 years, a graduate of Our Lady of the Elms and a member of the Ancient Order of Hibernians. She retired from the Akron Law Library after 25 years serving as a librarian. She enjoyed spending time with her family, cooking, reading and Irish dancing.
Rosemary is proceeded in death by her parents, Michael and Vivian McVan; brothers Donald and Lawrence McVan; sisters Lillian McVan, Gloria Jatich and Cleo Mundy.
Rosemary is survived by her children; Paul Curley, Diane (Chris) Powell, and Sharon (Brian) Steffel; grandsons Kevin Steffel, Kyle Steffel and Alexander Powell; granddaughters Krystle (Jason) Smathers, Tyler Powell, Kaylee Steffel and Paige Powell; great-grandchildren Gavin and Olivia Smathers; and brother Frank (Anna) McVan.
The family would like to thank the medical staff at Bath Manor and Kindred Hospice for all of their care and compassion.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, 10:00 am at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 44 University Ave., Akron. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5 pm to 8 pm at HBMOORE Funeral Home, 936 N. Main Street, Akron (corner of N. Main St. and Mildred Ave.). Final resting place will be Holy Cross Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Bernard Catholic Church, 44 University Ave., Akron, Ohio 44308.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
H B Moore Funeral Home

936 North Main Street
Akron, OH 44310

Mass of Christian Burial




10:00 AM
St. Bernard Catholic Church

44 University Avenue
Akron, OH 44308

Cemetery Details


Holy Cross Cemetery

100 East Waterloo Road
Akron, OH 44319


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