Dolores (Liz) McCurrie (nee Sweet) a long time Kearny resident, passed away on May 12, 2020 in Newark, NJ. She was 91.
Private services are being held for the immediate family. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, NJ.
Born in Kearny Liz lived in Harrison and Bloomfield where she graduated from high school in 1947. At Bloomfield high she met her "Group of girls" who would remain lifelong friends over these many years, most recently celebrating her 70th High school reunion with them. After secretarial school, she worked for Prudential Ins. Co. until she met and married Paul J. McCurrie, a marriage which lasted over 60 years.
She was a longtime County Committee member of the Democratic Party of the Town of Kearny. Over her lifetime she was apart of many groups in Kearny, including the Father Washington Club, the Friends of Erin, the Woman's Club of Arlington and she was a social member of the Arlington Player's Club.
She leaves a lifetime of Kearny friends and neighbors, and she always
remembered family, never missing a year sending birthday cards to her nieces and nephews
Surviving Dolores are her beloved husband, Paul also surviving are her children, Stephen McCurrie, and his wife Margaret, Susan McCurrie and Thomas McCurrie. Liz was a proud and loving grandmother of her grandson, Patrick McCurrie who called her Grammy.
A memorail gathering will be held when it is safe to do so.
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