Margaret K. Curry, 75, of Columbia City, died at 3:25 a.m. Friday, July 5, 2013, at the home of her daughter, Cyndy, following a year long battle with cancer.
She was born Oct. 27, 1937, in Sacremento, Calif. a daughter of Willie and Jane (Sasaki) Uyeki.
Her formative years were spent in California. She graduated from University High School in Los Angeles and continued her education at U.C.L.A.
In 1962, she moved to Columbia City. She worked in the insurance industry and after retirement she worked part time for 17 years at Lassus Bros.
Her memberships included Indiana Ladies Bowling Association and Eagles #1906 Auxiliary.
Surviving relatives include three sons, Wayne A. (Connie) Curry, Steve E. Curry and Richard L. Curry, all of Columbia City; a daughter, Cyndy L. Blanchard of South Whitley; three grandchildren; and a great- granddaughter.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Ronnie Uyeki and a sister, Joan Kaneshiro.
The funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Smith & Sons Funeral Home, Columbia City with visitation from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Preferred memorials are to American Cancer Society. Condolences may be sent www.smithandsonsfuneralhome.com .