- March 27, 1962 - December 9, 2016
- Roslindale, Massachusetts
of Eileen's Passing
- In lieu of flowers, donations in Eileen's memory may be made to the Animal Rescue League, Boston, MA.
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“We offer the Currier family our sincere condolences on Eileen's passing. From the first day of Boston College - Newton campus Eileen was a friend to...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Tim and Connie McCarthy - Leawood, KS
“May the God of peace be with the family during this difficult time.
2 of 24 | Posted by: A friend
“I was saddened to hear about Eileen's passing. Eileen and I worked together at Rogerson House. Eileen was an amazing advocate to all her patients and...Read More »
3 of 24 | Posted by: Sharon Brightman - Needham, MA
“I was saddened to read of Eileen's death.I knew her through the Brookline Senior Center. She was a wonderful nurse, dedicated to caring for the...Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: Charlotte Millman - Belmont, MA
“We were deeply saddened to learn the about Eileen! Because we are away, we cannot attend the memorial for her today but wanted to pay her a tribute...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Carolee Matsumoto - New Bedford, MA
“You will be missed in the Arboretum. You greeted all with a happy smile and shared news of our environment. Wherever you go in another journey, I'm...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Robin Flinn - Boston, MA
“You were a true warrior for your patients. Your dedication was unsurpassed. Rest In Peace friend. Pray for us down hereas we continue your fight ---...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: Margarita Castro-Zarraga - MA
“We met Eileen in 1990 on a dog walk in the Forest Hills Cemetery. After that, there were countless walks with the girls (her Gracie and our Yomi) at...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: Lia and David Bachrach - MA
“We met Eileen in 1990 on a dog walk in the Forest Hills Cemetery. After that, there were countless walks with the girls(her Gracie and our Yomi) at...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: A friend
“My deepest sympathy for Eileen's family and friends. We would see each other from time to time walking our dogs on the golf-course, the arboretum or...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Jaap van Reijendam - Roslindale, MA
“Eileen lit up the room and made our residents day each time she visited. The nurses absolutely adored her enthusiasm and total dedication to her...Read More »
11 of 24 | Posted by: Devon Sicard - Chestnut Hill, MA
“I got to know Eileen well over the several years that she did home nursing for my dear friend, Ann Macdonald (and her sister Kay) of Chestnut Hill,...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Franco Mormando - Boston, MA
“RIP, my dear friend. Your generous heart was one of a kind.
13 of 24 | Posted by: Marietta Phillips - Anchorage, AK
“Eileen took care of my parents at RH. She was always cheerful and helpful. Made a big impact on our family's struggles. I loved chatting with her...Read More »
14 of 24 | Posted by: Robert Damato - boston, MA
“I would like to extend my sympathy to all of Eileen's family and friends. I was so sorry to hear of her passing. As a close childhood friend, I...Read More »
15 of 24 | Posted by: Carol Frech (Dehais) - Reading, PA
“When we lose a Loved One, they become a memory. Then the memory becomes a treasure. Hold on to those treasures of your Loved One, they will help you...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Judy Brown - NJ
“RIP Eileen, hadn't seen you @ RH lately & just found out you were ill. Praying for you & the doggies, I've heard heaven is real...
17 of 24 | Posted by: ed burke - jp, MA
“The Peter's Hill part of the Arboretum has lost the most charismatic dog owner. I remember meeting Elwood, Jake, and Eileen amongst several people...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Kat Tibbitts - Jamaica Plain, MA
“May the goodness Eileen shared with us live on through all of us who knew her.
19 of 24 | Posted by: Lynne Johnson - Newton, MA
“It is with a heavy heart, I express my deepest sympathies to Eileen's family. I met Eileen in 2014 when she cared for my mom. Eileen was an...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: A friend
“It is with a very sad heart that I read Eileen's obituary this morning. She was such a wonderful nurse and brought such comfort to my mother, who she...Read More »
21 of 24 | Posted by: Amy Parker
“Deepest sympathy for losing Eileen, your wife, daughter, sister, aunt. Take the time to grieve. Love, Joan
22 of 24 | Posted by: Joan Mayer - Iringa, Tanzania
“I read Eileen's obituary in the paper today and am so sorry to hear about her passing. She helped to take care of my mom 5 years ago. Her kindness...Read More »
23 of 24 | Posted by: Leslie Loomis - North Attleboro, MA
“I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Please find peace and comfort in Psalms 119:76.
24 of 24 | Posted by: A friend
Eileen M. Currier, 54, of Roslindale, passed away on Friday, December 9th after a brief illness.
Loving daughter of Marion (Phillips) Currier and the late Emery W. Currier. Dear sister of Diane L. Currier and her husband William Mayer of Newton, David E. Currier of Portland ME and Laura A. Currier and her husband Hiro Ichikawa of Beacon NY. Devoted aunt of Liam and his wife Vanessa, David, Kento, Rebecca and Gabriel. Also survived by her beloved dogs, Jake and Romeo as well as countless friends.
Eileen graduated from Boston College in 1984 with a degree in nursing and received her Master's Degree from Northeastern University. She worked as a nurse at Mass General Hospital and then as a Nurse Practitioner for St. Elizabeth's Hospital, caring for the elderly in their homes. She also worked for a time for the Hospice of the Good Shepherd before taking a position at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. Eileen loved taking long walks with her dogs and friends at the Arnold Arboretum. She also enjoyed spending time and visiting with family at Blue Heaven, the family blueberry farm in Dresden, Maine.
A Memorial Mass will be held in St. Cecilia's Church, 18 Belvidere St. in Boston on Wednesday, December 14th at 3:00 PM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend.
Immediately following Mass, a reception celebrating Eileen's life will be held until 7PM at the home of Diane Currier, 35 Church St in Newton Corner.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Eileen's memory may be made to the Animal Rescue League, Boston, MA.