George A. Lurz
Memorial service for George A. Lurz, 71, of Norfolk, will be 1:30 p.m., Thursday, May 15, at the Home for Funerals. Reverend Dr. Richard Brown will officiate. Inurnment will be held at a later date.
George died on Sunday, May 11, 2014, at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.
He was born on November 3, 1942, in Philip, SD, the son of Harold and Mildred (Trople) Lurz. Following his education, George entered the US Marines and served in Vietnam. After his service, he began his career as a truck driver.
On April 5, 1969, George married Carol Wolhoy in Yankton, SD, where they made their home before moving to Norfolk.
He retired in 2010.
George is survived by his children: Paula Brinkley, Chico, CA, Bill Lurz, Oklahoma City, OK, Joe Lurz, Hot Springs, SD, Troy and Toni Lurz, Ogallala, NE, Leland and Angela Lurz, Dalhart, TX; his grandchildren and great grandchildren; four brothers and four sisters.
He is preceded in death by his parents, one son, Mitch, two brothers, and two sisters.