Barbara Shaver Curran, 96, of Syracuse, died Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at Iroquois. Born in Mount Kisco, NY, she has lived in the Syracuse area for 70 years. Mrs. Curran attended Ithaca College, worked in Washington DC during the WW II years and then at Pan American Airways in New York City. Since living in Syracuse, she retired from Upstate Medical Center, however continued to volunteer there as well as at the American Red Cross for 25 plus years. For 30 years, she also worked as an Inspector for the Election Board. Mrs. Curran enjoyed her computer, crossword puzzles, reading and her friends. She also enjoyed traveling and had visited 5 Continent’s. She is survived by a son, John (Theresa O’Donaghy) Curran of Syracuse; and a daughter-in-law, Marianne Curran of Raleigh, NC. She was predeceased by a son, Jeffrey Curran. Per her wishes there will be no local services. Private interment will be in Ivandell Cemetery, Somers, NY. Arrangements are with Fairchild & Meech DeWitt Chapel.