THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Kenneth H. Kurtz
Issue Date: May 29, 2019
Kenneth H. Kurtz, 84 of Marinette, passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at Bay Area Medical Center. Born on April 30, 1935 in Stephenson, MI to the late William and Emma (Chase) Kurtz, on June 1, 1957, he married the former Marjorie Johnson at Precious Blood Catholic Church. He worked as a licensed plumber and pipefitter through Union Local 111. He enjoyed traveling, visiting all 50 states, and further enjoyed building.
Survivors include his wife, Marjorie of Marinette, four sons, Fr. Jeffrey Kurtz of Watersmeet, MI, Rick (Blythe) Kurtz of Ohio, Jody Kurtz of Stephenson, MI and Gregory (Jessica) Kurtz of Coleman; nine grandchildren; and 14 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Kay Lingis, and three brothers, Lloyd, Ed and Jack.
Family will receive friends at Anderson Kell Funeral Home on Wednesday May 29 from 2 pm until 4 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for the repose of the soul of Kenneth Kurtz at 4:30 pm at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church with, his son, Father Jeffrey Kurtz presiding. Burial will be in the Stephenson Township Cemetery on Thursday, May 30 at 10 am.