O'Brien Funeral Home in Wall and Brick NJ - Logo
Funeral Homes in Wall and Brick, NJ

2028 Rte 35 @ New Bedford RoadWallNJ 07719 | 732-449-6900
505 Burnt Tavern Road @ Hwy. 70BrickNJ 08724 | 732-899-8600

Bom-Wrapper

Jean Kurtz

Jean Kurtz

Tuesday, March 27th, 1928 Monday, December 30th, 2019

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Jean Kurtz, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Jean Kurtz with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Obituary

Obituary for Jean F. Kurtz

Jean Frances Kurtz,91, of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., formerly of Spring Lake Heights, N.J. and Yonkers, N.Y. passed away on Monday, December 30, 2019. Jean was born to James and Caroline (Doerrler) Carroll on March 27, 1928 in Jersey City, N.J. She was married to her loving husband of 51 years Fred Kurtz, until his passing in August, 2004. Jean proudly worked as a nursing assistant at St John’s Riverside Hospital in Yonkers for almost 25 years before retiring to Spring Lake Heights. She was happiest when she was spending time with her family and friends, traveling, enjoying the ocean and boardwalk, and visiting the surrounding Shore towns. She was a woman of great faith and a devoted parishioner of St. Margaret’s Church in Spring Lake.

Jean is survived by her beloved daughters, Gloria M. Kurtz of Yonkers, NY and Jeanine A. Kurtz of White Plains, NY, her devoted sister-in-law, Adrienne Carroll, and many cherished nieces and nephews. Jean was predeceased by her sisters Mary Manthey and Geraldine Byrne, and her brothers, James Carroll and Charles Carroll.
Visitation will take place at O’Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy. 35, Wall, N.J. on Sunday, January 5, 2020 from 2-6 PM. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Margaret’s Church, Spring Lake, on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at 10:30 AM with burial to follow at St. Anne Cemetery, Wall Township, NJ. Donations in Jean’s memory may be made to the Lutheran Care Center, 965 Dutchess Turnpike, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603, Attn: P. Ludington. Condolences may be sent via www.obrienfuneralhome.com

Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, January 5th, 2020 | 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    O'Brien Funeral Home - Wall
    2028 NJ-35
    WALL, NJ
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Sunday, January 5th, 2020
    2:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Service

    Tuesday, January 7th, 2020 | 10:30am
    St. Margaret's Church
    Ludlow Avenue
    SPRING LAKE, NJ
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Tuesday, January 7th, 2020
    10:30am
  • Interment

    St. Anne's Cemetery
    1610 Allenwood Road
    WALL, NJ
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Jean. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo to your condolence?
Barbara, Juan Carlos and Galen, Richard, Carol, and Eileen Byrne, and others have sent flowers to the family of Jean F. Kurtz.
Hand delivered by a local florist
Flowers
Barbara, Juan Carlos and Galen, Richard, Carol, and Eileen Byrne, and others have sent flowers to the family of Jean F. Kurtz.
Hand delivered by a local florist
BG

Barbara, Juan Carlos and Galen

With our deepest sympathy,
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Barbara, Juan Carlos and Galen purchased flowers and planted a memorial tree for the family of Jean Kurtz.
Comment | Posted at 06:19pm via Floral Arrangements
RB

Richard, Carol, and Eileen Byrne

Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Richard, Carol, and Eileen Byrne purchased flowers for the family of Jean Kurtz.
Comment | Posted at 05:33pm via Floral Arrangements
TN

The Lutheran Care Network

With heartfelt condolences,
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

The Lutheran Care Network purchased flowers for the family of Jean Kurtz.
Comment | Posted at 10:38am via Floral Arrangements
Loading...

Benefits to Ordering Flowers Through Heartfelt Sympathies

Send Beautiful Flower Arrangements

Ordering through us helps ensure your order will be placed through a local flower shop with whom the funeral home has a personal and trusting relationship. Through this service, a card with a picture of your selection will be included so you are able to leave a longer message of support to the family with your thoughtful gesture. Also included is a photo of your arrangement and message which will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website.

The Heartfelt Sympathies Difference:
  • Your flower arrangement will be hand-delivered by a local florist.
  • Choose to send to the service, funeral home, or family's home.
  • Your selected arrangement will be archived in this memorial tribute website in perpetuity.

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Honoring A Life: A Thoughtful Gesture with Global Benefits

Memorial Trees by Honoring A Life

When you choose to have a memorial tree planted for your loved one, you are doing more than simply putting a plant in the ground. You are making a long-term commitment to the environment, and implanting the memories of your loved one in our planet for countless years to come. A memorial tree is a unique tribute that provides global benefits like no other gift could.

What You Receive:
  • A memorial tree planted in the area of greatest need, according to the planting schedule of the American Forests Organization and the Canadian Institute of Forestry.
  • A memorial card to be sent to your home or a person of your choosing which demonstrates the gift you have given.
  • Your name and message listed in this online memorial, and on the honoringalife.org website. (See sample memorial)
Share by: