Colin Curley


Personal and Family Information

Colin was born on 6 JAN 1904 in Burlingame, Osage City, Kansas, the son of James Curley and Annie Wilson.

He died on 16 JAN 1972 in Stockton, California.

His wife was Viola Genevieve Shurtz, who he married in ABT 1930 in Burlingame, Osage City, Kansas. Their two known children were Iris Colleen (c1931-?) and Ronda Kay (c1933-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Colin Curley


James Curley




Annie Wilson


Colin Wilson


David Wilson


Margaret Rae


Annie Hotchkiss


Edward Hotchkiss


Margaret Janet Penman



Birth6 JAN 1904
Place: Burlingame, Osage City, Kansas
Death16 JAN 1972
Place: Stockton, California
Burial21 JAN 1972
Place: Burlingame, Osage County, Kansas


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!Lived: Frontenac, Kansas. Of San Francisco, California in 1954. Of Los Angeles, California in 1969.

!Obituary: [Burlingame Enterprise, 27 Jan 1972, page 4, col 8]

-- Colin Curley --


Colin Curley, 68, Stockton, California, died on Jan. 16 in a Stockton hospital. He was born on Jan. 6, 1904 in Burlingame, Ks., and lived there until 1944, moving to California. He was a retired coal miner.


Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Iris Colleen Brown, Arlette, California and Mrs. Rhonda Kay Valdez, Bakersfield, California; three grandchildren; one brother, John Wm. Curley, Osage City; three sisters, Mrs. Ed Rosetta, Mrs. Ted Parre, both of Osage City and Mrs. Charlie Tindell of Martland, Mo.


Grave side services were held at Burlingame Cemetery Friday Jan 21.


Casket bearers were Max Dorr, Don Garland, John Curley, Ted Schrader, Craig Ogleby, and August Decock. --

!Source: Gravestone: COLIN CURLEY 1894 - 1972