Michael P. Curran, of Standish, born on July 28, 1952, passed away on Monday August 5, 2019 after a lengthy battle with cancer.
Mike attended Portland schools before going to work for United Van Lines and Earle W. Noyes & Sons. He worked with United for 35 years until retiring three years ago. He then worked with his wife, Tracy, in her packing business up until just a few months ago. Mike and Tracy, who celebrated their 29th wedding anniversary in May, traveled back and forth across the country numerous times and got to see places many have never had the opportunity to see and met many other truckers who became good friends.
Mike was predeceased by his parents, Frances E. (Foley) and Joseph E. Curran Sr.; and a brother, Joseph E. Curran Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Tracy (Olsen) Curran of Standish; his son, Michael Curran Sr., and his daughter, Karen Curran, both of Westbrook; his three grandchildren, Michael Curran Jr. of Portland, Kevin Lavoie of Oxford, and Kelsey Perkins of Westbrook; his sister, Jo-Ann Zeegers and husband, Rick of Naples, and a brother, Paul Curran of Gorham. He also leaves his close friends, Jeff, Dave, Ted and Michelle who spent many hours making his last days happy.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, August 8, 2019 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm at the North Windham Union Church, United Church of Christ, 723 Roosevelt Trail in Windham. A memorial service will begin at 1:30 pm.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Hospice of Southern Maine, 180 U.S. Route One, Scarborough, ME 04074, or to the Maine Cancer Foundation, 170 U.S. Route One, Suite 250, Falmouth, ME 04105.