Frederick J. Curley, M.D., 63, of Westborough


Westborough – Frederick J. Curley, M.D., 63, of Westborough, passed away peacefully July 2, 2018 at the Milford Regional Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Kathleen (Lynch) Curley.

Born in Dorchester, he was the son of Terese M. (O’Hara) Curley of West Yarmouth and the late Robert A. Curley. He was a graduate of Boston College High School and Harvard University, and earned his degree in medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester.

Dr. Curley was a Pulmonary and Critical Care physician at UMass in Worcester for many years, and has been with Milford Regional Medical Center for the past 20 years, where he served as Medical Director of the Intensive Care Unit while continuing his practice as a Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine specialist.

In addition to his wife and parents, his family includes three sons, Patrick J. Curley of Brooklyn, N.Y., Timothy R. Curley and Emily S. Rubenstein of Tustin, Calif., and Michael J. Curley and his wife Katie of Brooklyn, N.Y.; one brother, Robert A. Curley and his wife Kathleen of Hingham; two sisters, Beth Curley and her late husband Tim Holt of W. Hartford, Conn. and Maryann O’Connell and her husband Steve of Hingham; a brother-in-law, John J. Lynch and his wife Vicki of Goshen, Conn.; and many beloved nieces and nephews.

His funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, July 7, at 12 p.m., in St. Luke the Evangelist Church, 70 West Main St., Westborough. Burial will be private. Calling hours at the Pickering and Son Westborough Funeral Home, 62 West Main St., Westborough, are Friday, July 6, from 5-8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Milford Regional Healthcare Foundation Excellence Campaign, online at, or by mail.