Katherine T. (Sylvester) Curry, 67, Served in U.S. Coast Guard

Katherine_CurryKatherine T. (Sylvester) Curry, 67, passed away July 1, at Merrimack Valley Hospice surrounded by her family.

Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Mary A. (Monroe) Sylvester. Raised and educated in Wakefield, she was a graduate of Wakefield High School. She served  in the United States Coast Guard and was honorably discharged. She was a partner to her companion of 17 years O’Neil Robinson of Haverhill.

She is survived by her sons, Clayton A. Groves and his wife Kristin of Conway, N.H., and Robert D. Groves of Lynnwood, Wash.; sisters, Helen Walsh of Haverhill and Debbie Sylvester of Bradford; brothers, Arthur Sylvester and his wife Cindy of Haverhill and Daniel Sylvester of Salem, N.H.; foster sisters Debra Greenfield of Washington, Alma Matucci of Bridgeton, Maine, Teri Mathews of Billerica; and foster brother Ronnie Cranshaw of Raymond, N.H.

Family and friends are invited to attend calling hours Thursday, July 7, from 10 to 11:30 a.m., at Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St., Haverhill. Burial will be Friday, July 8, 10 a.m., atLinwood Cemetery, Mill Street, Haverhill.