||Velma J HARMS-3700
B. 15 Jan 1910
D. 17 Aug 1989
1. Shirley HURTZ Harrison
2. Robert P. HURTZ
St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery
Section C Lot
39 Space 4
Velma & Carl Hurtz C 1957
Harrison-Hurtz Enterprises Inc
Rural Route #1, Box 268
Wymore NE 68466
Phone: 800-231-8429 or 402-645-3378
Todd Harrison, Sales Manager
Harrison-Hurtz has been the premier manufacturer of quality
musical accessories for the past 20 years. They manufacture the Harrison
Ligature, as well as Harrison Conductor's Batons, Reed Cases, along with a
full line of Musical Accessories.
Obituary of Carl J. HURTZ
Carl J. Hurtz, 90, of Rt. 1 Wymore, died Saturday morning,
July 12, 1997 at the Beatrice Community Hospital. He was born Oct. 8,
1906, near Wymore, and lived in the Wymore vicinity all his life. He
and Velma Harms were married on August 31, 1930. They lived on farms
in the Wymore area. He was on the board of directors of Harrison-Hurtz
Enterprises, Inc. from 1976 until 1993. He was a member of St. Mary's
Catholic Church, in Wymore. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and growing
Survivors include his daughter, Shirley Harrison and husband
Robert, Route, Wymore; son, Robert P. Hurtz, Route, Wymore; grandchildren,
Gregory, Robert P., and Todd Harrison and Carla A. Wilcox; eight
great-grandchildren; brothers, Walter Hurtz, Route, Wymore and Paul Hurtz
and wife, Mae, Burbank, Calif.; and nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Velma, on Aug. 17, 1989; parents
Anton and Anna (Paul) Hurtz; brothers, Albert, Bill and Tony Hurtz; sister,
Katherine Taylor, Lena Shoff, and Amy Jones.
Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in St. Mary's Catholic
Church, in Wymore, with Father Dennis Hotovy officiating. Interment
was in the Calvary cemetery, Wymore. A memorial has been established
with the Laughlin-Hoevet Funeral Home in charge. Laughlin-Hoevet
Funeral Home, Wymore, was in charge of arrangements.
Wymore Arbor State Newspaper July 17, 1997
Buried at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Wymore, NE Section C, Lot 39,
Wymore Arbor State Newspaper-Aug. 24 1989
Velma Hurtz, 79, of Wymore, died Thursday, Aug 17, 1989, at her home
following a lengthily illness. She was born Jan. 15, 1910, in rural
Wymore and was a 1928 graduate of Wymore High School. She married Carl
J. Hurtz Aug. 30, 1930, and in recent years was an integral part of
Harrison-Hurtz Enterprises, Inc. She was an accomplished seamstress
and was actively involved in local bridge clubs and gardening up until her
illness. She was a Wymore native.
She is survived by husband, Carl J. Hurtz of Wymore; daughter, Mrs.
Robert (Shirley A.) Harrison, and son Robert P. both of Wymore; four
grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Christine (Kramer)
Harms; and a brother, Norman Harms.
Funeral services were at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug 21, 1989, at St. Mary's
Catholic Church, Wymore, with Fr. Dennis Hotovy officiating. Memorials
to the family. Laughlin-Hoevet Funeral Home, Wymore, was in charge of