Claire Jeanette "Jeri" Kurth, age 95, died on June 10, 2014. Jeri was born in 1918, in Argyle, Wisconsin. She was married for 41 years to Thomas Peter Kurth. She is the mother of ten children: Patricia (Matt) Schiltz of Atlanta, Georgia; Thomas "Bill" (Ann) Kurth, of Westby, Wisconsin; Henry "Skip" (Pat) Kurth, of Durand, Wisconsin; David (Linda) Kurth, of Cleveland, Ohio; Jeannie (John) Randall M.D. of Green Bay, Wisconsin; Mary Jo (Allen) Williams, of Green Bay, Wisconsin; Steven Kurth, of De Pere, Wisconsin; Charles "Chuck" (Cheryl) Kurth, of Atlanta, Georgia; Theresa "Terry" (Gregory) Lemke, of Janesville, Wisconsin; and Mark (Lisa) Kurth, of Green Bay Wisconsin. She had an extensive family consisting of nineteen grandchildren, twenty-six great grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Thomas, and two children, Skip Kurth and Jeannie Randall.
Jeri loved God and her children. She would often say she had a 'wonderful life, wonderful children, wonderful grandchildren, wonderful great grandchildren and wonderful great great-grandchildren."
Jeri was a member St Francis Xavier, in De Pere Wisconsin and was a woman of great faith. She was ready to go to her Father in Heaven.
Family and friends may visit at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 220 S. Michigan St, De Pere, on Monday, June 16, from 9:00am until the time of Mass at 11:00am, with the Rev. Judah Pigon, MF officiating. Cotter Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences at www.cotterfuneralhome.com
In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is being established for Jeri.
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from June 13 to June 15, 2014
Cotter Funeral Home
860 North Webster Avenue De Pere, WI 54115