Raymond L. Kurtz 83, of Apalachin, NY passed away Friday March 7, 2014 surrounded by his wife and family after a brief illness. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Bessie E. Kurtz; his children, Pamela (Gary- predeceased) Pardee, Michael (Sharon) Kurtz, and son Jamie (Erika) Kurtz; his grandchildren, Sabrina Kurtz, Brandon Kurtz, (fiancée Rena) and Heather Pardee; two brothers and sisters and several nieces and nephews. He is a retired employee of the U.S. Federal Government and served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.
Services to be held Saturday 2 pm from the Allen Memorial Home, 511-513 East Main Street, Endicott. The family will receive friends at the Allen Memorial Home, Saturday from 12 pm until service time at 2 pm. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Apalachin United Methodist Church Memorial Fund and Wounded Warrior.