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In Memory of

Carol A. Wurtz

October 2, 1928 - June 7, 2017

Obituary


Carol A. (Richardson) Wurtz of Aurora, died June 7, 2017 at her home. Carol was born October 2, 1928 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to Philip and Mabel Richardson. They moved to Denver in 1931. Carol graduated from South H.S. in 1946. She then attended Colorado A&M for one year where she became a member of the Alpha Gamma Delta Sorority. Carol transferred to Denver University where she graduated in 1954 with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Carol married Gene Wurtz (whom she met in 7th grade) on December 27, 1950. She loved to socialize with...

Carol A. (Richardson) Wurtz of Aurora, died June 7, 2017 at her home. Carol was born October 2, 1928 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to Philip and Mabel Richardson. They moved to Denver in 1931. Carol graduated from South H.S. in 1946. She then attended Colorado A&M for one year where she became a member of the Alpha Gamma Delta Sorority. Carol transferred to Denver University where she graduated in 1954 with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Carol married Gene Wurtz (whom she met in 7th grade) on December 27, 1950. She loved to socialize with friends and participated in bridge groups, bowling leagues, and golf. Carol was an accomplished artist and sold paintings at art shows and studios. She taught Head Start classes and worked for the Arapahoe Regional Library District. Carol was a devoted Christian.
Carol is survived by her husband, Gene; daughter, Chris (Mark) Stevens; sons, Mike (Jane) Wurtz and Eric (Alice) Wurtz; brother, Robert (Allene) Richardson; four grandchildren, Brittany Miramon, Jessica Wurtz, Erin Lindstrom, and Kyle Wurtz; and three great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at the Heritage Eagle Bend Clubhouse, 23155 E. Heritage Pkwy., Aurora, on June 17, 2017 at 1:00pm. Memorial contributions may be made to: Alzheimer's Disease Research, 22512 Gateway Center Drive, Clarksburg, MD 20871.