Cover photo for Kurt Genz's Obituary
Kurt Genz Profile Photo
1968 Kurt 2014

Kurt Genz

September 10, 1968 — February 2, 2014

Kurt Genz, 45, of Spicer, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, February 2, 2014, in Phoenix, Arizona. Kurt was born on September 10, 1968, in Stanley, Wisconsin. He attended Sleepy Eye High School where he played on the football, basketball and baseball teams. Kurt graduated in 1987. He then attended Southwest State University in Marshall, earning a degree in Business Management. He subsequently was employed by Hy-Vee in Marshall, Kid's Foot Locker, several Best Buy stores, and later joined the Best Buy Corporate Office. On June 21, 2013, he married Sandra and became the immediate loving dad of Easten, Peyton and Avery. Kurt was an avid Minnesota Vikings fan and was a season ticket holder since the 1998 – 1999 season; he was passionate about tailgating, all sporting events, and attending his kids', nieces' and nephews' games. Kurt held his family and friends close, and they molded him into who he was. Kurt is survived by his wife Sandra; children Easten, Peyton, and Avery; father Martine Genz of Barrett; sisters Kim (Randy) Froemming of Barrett, Kristi (Tim) Luehmann of Minnetrista; nieces and nephews Sara Froemming, Corey (Casey) Froemming, Jennifer Froemming, Kyle Luehmann, Ashley Luehmann; great-niece Lexi Froemming; and all of his great friends . He is preceded in death by his mother Verlaine Genz. The family requests that you wear your favorite team attire when attending Kurt's service! Funeral Service: 11:00 am Saturday, Feb. 15, Church of Our Lady of the Lakes. Spicer Visitation: 5-8 pm Friday, Feb. 14, Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, Spicer; one hour prior to service on Saturday morning at church

Funeral Home: Erickson-Smith Funeral Home - Elbow Lake 116 1st Street NE Elbow Lake, MN US 56531

Previous Events

Visitation
Friday, February 14, 2014
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Church of Our Lady of the Lakes

6680 153rd Ave. NE
Spicer, MN 56288

Service
Saturday, February 15, 2014
11:00 AM
Church of Our Lady of the Lakes

6680 153rd Ave. NE
Spicer, MN 56288

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Kurt Genz, please visit our flower store.

Guestbook

Visits: 12

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree