Kurtz, Robert John

Kurtz, Robert John

December 2, 1937 – May 19, 2019
Robert John of Hopkins, age 81. Beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend passed peacefully on May 18, 2019 surrounded by family. He was preceded in death by two wives; parents and siblings. Retired, his admirable health allowed for projects for many. He was a wonderful, compassionate man, serving as family architect, choir enthusiast, eager volunteer and the golf team link. Bob is survived by loving wife Marcia; son Tom (Julie) Kurtz; daughter Ann (Wayne) Aivazian; step children Gale (Tom) Pearson, Allison (Greg) Curtis, Bobbie and David Norum, Pattie Maguire, Michelle (Jeff) Nielsen, and Jason Szewc; 17 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; many nieces; nephews; and an amazing group of friends! A Celebration of Bob’s Life will be Thursday, June 6 at 11:00 AM with Visitation beginning at 9:30 AM all at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 4537 3rd Ave. S., Mpls. Interment Memorial Garden at SJA. (Published in the Star Tribune May 26, 2019.)