Francis Nicholas Kurz, 64, of Owensboro passed away, Oct. 22, 2005 at his home. He was born Aug. 6, 1941 in Daviess County, to the late August Frederick Kurz and Goldie W. Kurz. He was retired from NSA in Hawesville as a welder, after 18 years. He was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church and he was a big fan of NASCAR and enjoyed attending local sporting events. He also enjoyed spending time with family and his many friends.He was preceded in death by two brothers; Joseph Kurz and John Kurz. Surviving is a son, Darin Kurz of Owensboro and a daughter, Julie Hoffman and her husband, Mike of Mt. Washington, KY. Grandchildren: Alexandria and Sean Hoffman. Two brothers, Jim Kurz and his wife Marilyn of Owensboro, Tom Kurz and his wife, Mary Ann of Owensboro and many nieces and nephews. Five sisters; Janet Fullerton and her husband, George, of Ocala, Fla., Betsy Kamuf and her husband, Bill, of Louisville. Rose Rousoff and her husband, Joe, Corvallis MT., and Shirley Hagman and her husband, Daniel, of Hawesville, and Judy Kurz, of Noblesville, Ind.

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  1. Darin & Julie, We are so sorry to hear of Frankie’s passing. But we all know that he is at peace no longer gasping for a breath and he is now with your mom. Love & prayers, Mitch & Carla

  2. To All Of Uncle Frankie’s brothers & sisters & all family: we are very sorry for your loss. We all know that Frankie is at peace-no longer suffering & is with Eleanor. Love & prayers, Mitch & Cala

  3. Rose, I’m sad to read your family has lost another brother. Please know you’re all in my prayers. Warmly, Sarah

  4. Tom:
    I’m very saddened to hear of the loss of your brother; with sincere and deepest condolences…


  5. Dear Darin and Julie,

    We’re so sorry to hear about your dad. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love, Laura & Kurt

  6. To the Kurz family:

    We are in California and just got word of Frank’s death. We are thinking of you and keeping you in our prayers.

    Bill and Judy Whelan

  7. Julie,

    I am so sorry to hear about your dad. I know it is not easy. If you need anything please call.

    Your Friend

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