Skip to main content

Ralston A."Humphrey" Curry, 83

February 18, 2014

Ralston A."Humphrey" Curry, 83, of Punxsutawney, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at Wellington Heights.

Mr. Curry was born May 6, 1930, in Reynoldsville, a son of the late Raymond and Viola (Startzel) Curry.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sara Marie (Means) Curry. They were married Aug. 18, 1951.

Ralston began his first business venture with a hot dog wagon. He was known for his special sauce.

He was a bartender for the Punxsutawney Country Club and retired from Harvey Welding Supply Company.

He and his wife, Sara Marie, loved camping.

He is survived by two sons, John Curry and wife Abby of Sprankle Mills, and Thomas Curry and wife Laurie of Winchester, Va.; one daughter, Becky Halberg of Blairsville; six grandchildren, Michael Jon Halberg, Matthew Curry, Adam Curry, Christopher Curry, Stephanie Curry and Elana Curry; three great-grandchildren, Ethan Curry, Elliott Curry and Halie Halberg; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife, Sara Marie, he was preceded in death by a brother, Ken Curry; and a son-in-law, Melvin Halberg.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at McCabe Funeral Home in Punxsutawney.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Glenn McQuown officiating.

Interment will follow at Circle Hill Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomes.com.

Members of the Punxsutawney Fire Department were called to Aldi in the Punxy Plaza Thursday afternoon to investigate a...
PUNXSUTAWNEY — There is a saying that each one of us has a purpose here on this earth, and even though one local man...
PUNXSUTAWNEY — Punxsutawney Borough Council, despite a controversial meeting that at one point called for a...
Sunday evening, March 15, Plan B of the State College Area Rollers (SCAR) traveled to Skate Station...
On Monday, the District IX Basketball League — which consists of Bradford Area, Brookville Area,...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes