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Coletta M. Currans 1917-2009

Jun 9, 2009

Funeral service for Coletta M. Currans of Emmetsburg is 10:30 a.m. today, Tuesday, June 9, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Emmetsburg. The Rev. Clem Currans will officiate.

Burial is in St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, Emmetsburg. The Martin-Mattice Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Currens, 92, died Friday, June 5, 2009, at the Emmetsburg Care Center.

Coletta M. Currans, daughter of Leonard and Mae (Kaeller)?Kunz, was born March 1, 1917, near Mallard. She graduated from Mallard High School in 1935.

Coletta was employed as a telephone operator in Emmetsburg and later worked at Bankers Insurance office in Chicago, IL. She attended the Chicago School of Dentistry, graduating in 1963 as a dental nurse.

On Sept. 21, 1963, Coletta and B. Francis Currans were married. They lived on the Currans farm near Ruthven until their retirement. They moved to Emmetsburg in the fall of 1971. Coletta was a member of Holy Family Parish in Emmetsburg.

Survivors include four brothers, Leonard Kunz of Yuma, AZ, and Raymond (Donna) Kunz, LeRoy (Betty)?Kunz and Richard (Leona)?Kunz, all of Emmetsburg.

Mrs. Currans was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and brothers, Harold, Howard, Elmer, Vincent and Leo Kunz.

Condolences can be left at: www.martinmatticefuneralhome.com