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John Louis Kurtz

July 4, 1946 ~ May 18, 2021 (age 74)


KURTZ, John Louis, 74, of Brooksville, Florida, passed away on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at the HPH Hospice Care Center.
He was born July 4, 1946 in Syracuse, New York and came to Brooksville 34 years ago from Liverpool, New York.  He proudly served his country and retired from the United States Navy.  He traveled the country with street rod events and was a member of the NSRA (Street Rod Association) and Sunshine State Muscle Car Club.  He was a parishioner of St. Anthony the Abbot Catholic Church.
He is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Verene "Rain" Kurtz; sons, John A. Kurtz and Richard T. Kurtz, of Branford, Connecticut; daughters, Maureen Davis of Lake Forest, California and Frances R. Mangler-Kurtz of Hickory, North Carolina; brother, James Kurtz of Kennesaw, Georgia; sisters, Marilyn De Vries of Louisville, Tennessee and Carol Kurtz of Canton, Georgia; and five grandchildren.
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