Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Curriers in:
 • South Lawn Memorial Cemetery
 • Tucson
 • Pima County
 • Arizona
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Ralph Victor Currier
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: 1918
Death: 1999
Pima County
Arizona, USA

Ralph V Currier was the son of William G. Currier (1888-1947)(former Trainmaster-Tucson for Southern Pacific Railroad) and Iva Grace Currier (1889-1974), both of Kansas City, MO where he was born; both parents are interred at South Lawn Cemetery; he attended Roskruge School, graduated Tucson High as band leader; attended Univ of Arizona (Accounting) & was an avid Wildcat Football season ticket holder for over 50-years; he enlisted in the US Army, 1941; graduated Officer Candidate School, 1943; comm. 1st Lt. in US Army-Air Force at Portland, ME and London, GB during WW-II, upon Honorable Discharge was promoted to Captain; he returned to seniority as a clerk at the SP railroad after the War and rose to position of Asst Superintendent-Tucson Division (1st) at El Paso, TX and then Tucson, AZ managing over 3,000 SP employees and friends in NM, TX, & AZ, before promotion to 'Manager - Transportation Rules' at SP corporate HQ-San Francisco where he retired after 41-years; married to high-school sweetheart Margaret Marvelle (Jones) Currier (1920-2007)over 55-years, daughter of SP engineer Tully Jones of Denham Springs, LA and wife Ethel (Sawyer) Jones of Key West, FL both long time residents of Tucson also interred at South Lawn Cemetery; belonged to the Masonic Temple, 33rd degree Scottish Rite, El Paso, TX; member Old Pueblo Club, Tucson National Country Club, Sahuaro Christian Church; father of 3 sons, Ralph Victor Currier, Jr., Kenneth R. Currier, and Paul T. Currier, all of Tucson. 
Family links: 
  William G. Currier (1888 - 1947)
  Iva G. Currier (1889 - 1974)
  Marvelle J Currier (1920 - 2007)*
*Calculated relationship
South Lawn Memorial Cemetery
Pima County
Arizona, USA
Created by: VC
Record added: Apr 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68123981
Ralph Victor Currier
Added by: Charles Eaton
Ralph Victor Currier
Cemetery Photo
Added by: D Rea
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Thank you for your service.
 Added: Apr. 18, 2011

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service