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Donna Marie Caldwell Kurtz

Donna Marie Caldwell Kurtz
  • February 2, 1936 - December 30, 2017
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

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“To The Kurtz Family: Sorry to heard this sad news.our Family got to know Dick and Donna here inAngier,NC, we visit,went to Church and my HusbandPlay...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Larry Gloria & Family Johnson - NC

“Donna was a truly great woman-witty and entertaining, loving and a great spiritual mentor to us. Our only regret is that we only got to know Donna...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Brian and Family,We are so sorry to hear about Donna's passing. She was a wonderful lady and a great friend to my Mother. My Mother sends her...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Becky Greene - Folly Beach, SC

“A dear friend & next door neighbor in Fredericksburg, VA. A devout catholic, she lived her life serving & giving to others. I loved Donna, she was...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Carolyn Mathur - Fredericksburg, VA

“Our prayers go out to your family for the passing of such a great lady. She's left an incredible legacy. She will be missed.The Sullivans ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Tom Sullivan - Greensboro, NC

“Donna and her husband Dick lived in our Clearview Heights neighborhood in Fredericksburg, VA for a number of years. Many times they generously...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Janet Kimbrell - Fredericksburg, VA

“My deepest condolences, went to school with Donna, Holy Angles, we shared a lot of laughs and good times. I will miss her.xayca ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Noreen Stinson - Fort Frances

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8 of 15 | Posted by: Jan Kurtz

“Donna was a dear and loving friend to my late father Bill Wolfe.She was loved by all in our family for her generosity, warm spiritand unflagging...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Bill Wolfe Jr - Torrance, CA

“My memories of Aunt Donna place her proudly as the most positive and joyful person I've had the pleasure of knowing (I am honored to actually be...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Brian Kamp

“God bless all of you - her family! She was a loving and generous person. I went to boarding school with Donna at Holy Angels Academy in Mpls. MN...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Peg Franzen - Mpls., MN - Friend

“Dear Brian, Jan and all of Donna's wonderful family. you have been truly blessed to have had such a wonderful, loving and faithful mother. Her love...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Barbara Boyd - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Dear Kurtz family- I am so sorry for your loss - Donna was a GREAT friend, weattended boarding school together at Holy Angels.May the Lord comfort...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Ramona Ibister - New Hope, MN

“Brian, Jan, and all of Donna's family, words cannot express my sadnesses. May the comfort of God be with you always. I thought my grandmother was the...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Paula Falise - Charleston, SC

“For Brian Kurtz:So sorry for your loss of your Mother. She was a wonderful woman, and I am so happy to have known her but briefly through Christ Our...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Domenic Grillo - Mt Pleasant, SC


Donna Marie Caldwell Kurtz, 81, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, wife of the late Richard R. Kurtz, died Saturday, December 30, 2017. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, January 5, 2018, in Christ Our King Catholic Church, 1122 Russell Drive, Mt. Pleasant at 11:00 am. Interment in Quantico National Cemetery will be held at a later date. The family will receive friends in the J. HENRY STUHR., INC. MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road, on Thursday, January 4, 2018 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm. The Rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m.

Donna was born February 2, 1936 in Parsons, Kansas, daughter of the late Floyd W. Caldwell and Rose Jungels Caldwell. She was a graduate of Creighton University and worked as a middle school math teacher. She also owned and managed "Nature's Way," a health foods store in Woodbridge, VA for over 10 years. She was a very artistic and talented seamstress, creating beautiful hats and quilts. Her vivacious personality was enjoyed by all she came in contact with, especially those with whom she volunteered in church and the community. She loved happy hours and oyster roasts and serving as a nursing home volunteer. She was a founding member of St. Bernadette Catholic Church in Fuquay-Varina, NC, and most recently a member of Christ Our King Catholic Church, where she served in the senior ministry.

She is survived by her daughter, Catherine A. Vollmer (Bill) of Chesapeake, VA; and her sons, Kevin R. Kurtz (Misty) of Tampa, FL, Brian D. Kurtz (Janet) of Mount Pleasant, SC, and Stephen M. Kurtz (Julia) of Fairfax, VA; ten grandchildren, Christopher C. Murphy, Erin P. Chapman, Nathan S. Kurtz, Brett R. Kurtz, James W. Kurtz, Jeanna M. Kurtz, Elizabeth D. Kurtz, Evelyn R. Kurtz, Emma C. Kurtz, and Madison I. Kurtz. .

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Brother Benno Foundation, 3260 Production Ave., Oceanside, CA 92058, www.brotherbenno.org.

A memorial message may be sent to the family by visiting our website at www.jhenrystuhr.com.