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Elery Kurtzal

October 15, 2022
Traverse City, MI


Life Story / Obituary


On October 15, 2022, Elery Robert Kurtzal, 84, left this earth to be with his Lord and Savior. Elery was born August 24, 1938, the son of Lydia M (Lamie Solem) and Elder C Kurtzal.

Elery spent his life as a wrecker driver and auto mechanic. He enjoyed tinkering with machinery and various collectibles. He had six brothers and sisters, Charles, Beverly, Yvonne, Sandra Lee, Max and Maxine.

Elery was proceeded in death by his wife Janet (Whiteford). He is survived by children, Craig (Debra) Kurtzal, Lydia (Mike) Farrell, Elery (Diane) Kurtzal, Kevin Kurtzal, Doug (Becky) Kurtzal and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Elery will be truly missed.

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