John J Kurtz died on July 4, 2022 at his home in Princeton, NJ. He was born January 14, 1933 in Nanticoke, PA to the late Anna and John Kuruc.
John received a Bachelor's degree from Pennsylvania State University and a Master's degree from Columbia University. He spent his career working in the oil industry. He was an avid traveler; a multi-lingual admirer of culture, art, people, and places.
John is preceded in death by his parents, his brother Francis Kurtz, sister Johanna Augustine, and nephew Lloyd Augustine.
He is survived by his sister Monica Locke, nephew Lowell Locke (Judy), great-nephews Thomas Locke (Erin) and Andrew Locke (Amy), and great-great niece Aubrey Locke.
A memorial will be held for John at Mather-Hodge Funeral Home, 40 Vandeventer Ave. Princeton, NJ 08542 on Saturday, July 23, 2022 at 10:00am to be followed by a private burial at St. Joseph's Slovak Cemetery in Nanticoke, PA.