Benjamin Alvin Currie
ASTORIA - Benjamin Alvin Currie, son of William (Bill) and Genevieve (Genni) Currie IV, was born Feb. 18, 2004, at Columbia Memorial Hospital in Astoria. He weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20-1/4 inches long.
His big brother, William Currie V, who is 2 years old, was very glad to finally meet Benjamin. He gave him a kiss and a hug and then told his Mom to put him back!
Benjamin's maternal grandparents are Alvin and Cheryl Harper of Seaview. His paternal grandparents are Vivian and Bill Currie Jr., also of Seaview. In addition, he has three great-grandmothers: Mary Currie of Ridgefield, Marge Bickford of Battleground and Genevieve Chambers of Walla Walla.