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Curie, Donna Jean

ORRVILLE — Donna Jean Curie, age 90, of Orrville, died Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare in Wooster, following a period of declining health.

Donna was born on April 20, 1929, in Wadsworth, to the late Noble and Amanda (Olinger) Leach and graduated from Wooster High School in 1947.  She married Robert J. Curie on February 19, 1956, in Orrville.  Robert died on January 24, 2011.

Donna was a member of Augsburg Lutheran Church in Orrville. She enjoyed making her home and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Surviving are her son, Bill (Susan) Curie of Orrville; four grandchildren, Josh (Mollie) Curie, Mandi (Chad) Teague, Sarah (Brad) Ballentine, and Jayme (Kelsie) Curie, all of Orrville; twelve great grandchildren, Jaxon, Charlotte and Fiona Curie, Lily, Rozlyne, AJ, and Finn Teague, Delaney, Parker and Saylor Ballentine, and Adie and Jerin Curie.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two son, Thomas Lee and Jeff “Woody” Curie; and three brothers, Owen, Bob, and Marvin Leach.

Friends may call on Friday, November 29, 2019, at Auble Funeral Home, 512 East Oak Street, Orrville, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Services will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, at the funeral home, with Pastor Andrew Tucker officiating. Burial will take place at Crown Hill Cemetery in Orrville.

Memorials may be made to Ohio’s Hospice Lifecare, 1900 Akron Road, Wooster, OH, 44691

Online registry and expressions of condolence may be made at the funeral home’s web site at

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