Darlene Zimmerman Curran, age 104 of Millersport, went to be with her Lord on February 15, 2020. She was born to the late Homer and Pearl Ogle Zimmerman, on March 8, 1915, in Stratford, Ohio. She retired as a statistician from Anchor Hocking in Lancaster. She was a member of the O.C.C.L. Mother’s Club, Millersport United Methodist Church, the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, and was a Worthy Matron of the Eastern Star. Darlene was a devoted Ohio State fan who enjoyed quilting, sewing, playing cards and games, doing crossword puzzles, and was always reading. Darlene especially enjoyed spending time with her family and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her son, Robert Bruce (Glenda) Curran; 10 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Richard “Dick” (Shirley) Curran; husband, Robert A. Curran; brothers, Raymond, William and Dorance Zimmerman; and great-great granddaughter, Claire Darlene Landis.
Caring Cremation has taken place through the Johnson-Smith Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at the Millersport United Methodist Church at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 7, 2020. Fellowship will follow the service. A committal service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 8, 2020, at Green Mound Cemetery in Kilbourne, Ohio. Memorials can be made in Darlene’s name to Fairhope Hospice at 282 Sells Road Lancaster, Ohio 43130.