Clipped From Freeport Journal-Standard
MRS. ERWIN KURTZ MOUNT MORRIS - Mrs. Erwin (Eleanor) Kurtz, 72, of Mount Morris, died Sunday at St. Anthony Hospital, Rockford, after a long illness. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and the Order of the Eastern Star in Mount Morris, having moved there in 1960. Born Aug. 9, 1905 in Milwaukee, Wis., she was the daughter of Rudolph and Betty (Rossow) Ebert. She married Erwin G. Kurtz Aug. 22,1931. Surviving are, her husband; two daughters, Mrs. Bernard (Carol) Katorski of Milwaukee and Mrs. Howard (Ellen) Hughes of Washington, Mich.; and four grandchildren. She was preceded in death by an infant daughter. Funeral service will be at 8 p.m. tonight at Finch Funeral Home in Mount Morris and at 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Borgwardt Funeral Home in Milwaukee. Burial will be in Arlington Park in Milwaukee. Friends may call from 7 to 8 p.m. this evening at the Finch Funeral Home in Mount Morris and from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Borgwardt Funeral Home.