Evelyn A. Currier, 81, of Masonicare Health Center in Wallingford, passed away on Feb. 4, 2010, surrounded by her family. Evelyn was the wife for 62 years of the late Walter F. Currier. A longtime resident of West Haven prior to moving to Wallingford in 2009, Evelyn was born in New Haven, on Feb. 16, 1928, daughter of the late Herman and Evelyn Wellington Drehs. Evelyn leaves a daughter Gail Evarts and grandsons Jason and Eric Evarts, all of Newington. She was predeceased by a brother William Drehs and son-in-law Raymond Evarts. She had worked in the Trust Department of the former First Bank for 20 years and retired in 1982. She was Past Matron of Golden Rod Chapter #34 OES and was a member of Newington Chapter #115 OES. Funeral service Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 10:30 a.m. at BEECHER & BENNETT-TAYLOR FUNERAL HOME, 410 Campbell Ave., West Haven. Friends may call on Monday from 5 - 8 p.m. Eastern Star service will be at 7 p.m. Interment in Beaverdale Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Grand Chapter of CT, O.E.S., Hospital Endowment Fund, PO Box 143, Plymouth, CT 06782.

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  1. Gail, Roger and I would like to express our deepest sympathy to you and your family on the lost of your mother. With special thoughts and prayers . May the Lord comfort you in the days ahead.

  2. Gail, Teresa and I would like to express our sincere condolences on the passing of your mother. We send our thoughts and prayers to you at this difficult time. Please pass our deepest sympathies on to your family. Very sincerely, Jan Wojas

  3. Eric: Many thanks for dropping me the note. Sorry to hear of the loss of your grandmother. The past few years have been rough on you and wanted to let you know that I am thinking of you. Herb

  4. Missed your mother and still every time I went by Unit 25 I thought about her. Sorry she is not here any more./ Ruth Miller #33

  5. Much love to all of you during this difficult time. Hold fast to your memories, and know she will always be in your heart. With Fraternal Love, The Guiding Stars Grand Family

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