Agnes Catherine (Fleck) Currie, age 95 of Findlay, passed away at 8:31 p.m. on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 surrounded by family. Agnes was born on April 24, 1924 in Findlay, Ohio to the late Arthur A. and Agnes Catherine (Eischen) Fleck.
On February 18, 1947 Agnes married Raymond L. Currie. They enjoyed over 52 years of marriage before his passing on July 3, 1999. Agnes is survived by six children: Bruce A. (Barb) Currie of Hamilton, OH, David M. (Toni) Currie of Hammersville, OH, Annette R. (Albert, Jr.) Nighswander of Leipsic, OH, Linda C. Teeters of Findlay, OH, Susan F. (Terry) Murray of Hilliard, OH, and Daniel A. (Brian) Currie of St. Petersburg, FL; 18 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; and siblings Cecilia McKinley, James Fleck, Phyllis McAdoo, Bernard (Bump) Fleck, William Fleck, and Michael Fleck.
She was preceded in death by a son, Bradley J. Currie on September 7, 2004, siblings Louis Fleck and Mary Stoll, and a brother Arthur Fleck who was stillborn.
Agnes was a good mother, wife, daughter, sister, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a friendly and helping person, always cheerful and happy and loved her family and life. She babysat 72 children over the span of 17 years in her home at 607 Clinton Court in Findlay.
Agnes was a strong person and a hard worker. She survived a ruptured appendix at age 11, and was also a breast cancer survivor since 1977. She cared for her husband for 13 years at home after his stroke from open heart surgery until he passed in 1999.
In her free time, Agnes was an avid bow hunter with her husband Ray, and was state bow champion for 3 years. She also loved to sew and make quilts. She was a member of several quilt clubs for many years, and made numerous quilts for her loved ones and lap quilts that were donated to nursing home residents.
Agnes was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church in Findlay.
Visitation for family and friends will be held from 1-5:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at KIRKPATRICK-BEHNKE FUNERAL HOME 500 Lima Avenue, Findlay, Ohio. A rosary will be prayed at 5:00 p.m.
A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, September 16, 2019 at the St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, 617 West Main Cross Street in Findlay with Father Mike Zacharias celebrant. Burial will follow at the St. Michael Catholic Cemetery in Findlay.
Memorials can be made to St. Michael Parish, 750 Bright Road, Findlay, Ohio 45840 in honor of Agnes.
Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.kirkpatrickbehnke.com.