BRYAN—Services for Willie Mae Currey, 74, of Bryan were held Monday, Aug. 24, 2009, at Hillier Funeral Home in Bryan with Rev. Bob Bray and Rev. Jesse Meyers officiating. Burial followed at Br yan Cit y Cemetery.
Mr s. C u rrey died Friday, Aug. 21, at St. Joseph Regional Health Center in Bryan.
She was born on Sept. 2, 1934, near Snook, to William and Theresa Mikeska.
Mrs. Currey worked as a laboratory technician for the Department of Veterinary Medicine at Texas A&M University for more than 31 years, retiring in 1988.
She was a member of First Christian Church in Bryan for many years, where she sang in the choir and was an elder.
Mrs. Currey loved going on vacation, especially going to the beach. She enjoyed crocheting, listening to her Saturday morning polka music show, watching sports, especially NASCAR, and she never missed an episode of "Deal or No Deal."
Her family always came first to her and she never missed an opportunity to tell her family that she loved them and cherished them.
Mrs. Currey was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Hal D. Currey; a daughter, Melinda Kay Currey; and sisters and brothers-in-law, Doris and Thomas Ryan and Frances and Elias Urbanosky.
Survivors include her brother and sister-in-law, John E. and Shirley Mikeska of Bryan; special nieces and nephews, Rich and Fran Ryan of Bryan and Becky and Ben Accurso Jr. of Caldwell; her beloved pet and companion, Macey; and a godson, Jake Urbanosky of Snook; also, many other nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, other relatives and numerous friends.