Della Bernice Renzenberger Kurts
November 20, 1925 - January 1, 2016
Della Bernice Renzenberger Kurts 90, of Kamiah, Idaho, passed away Friday, Jan. 1, 2016, at Grangeville Health and Rehabilitation Center due to age.
Della was born Nov. 20, 1925, in Garnett, Kansas, to George Francis and Lida Snyder Renzenberger.
She grew up in Garnett where she graduated from high school. On April 18, 1949, she married Lowell O. Kurts. Soon after their marriage they moved to a ranch in Paonia, Colo. In 1953 they made their home in Kamiah, Idaho.
Della enjoyed gardening, raising chickens, hunting, fishing and attending church.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Lowell O. Kurts; a son, Joshua Kurts; brothers, Francis Renzenberger, Eugene Renzenberger; an infant brother and her parents.
Della is survived by her sister, Gladys Edwards of Lake Wales, Fla.; daughters, Lola Holt of Lewiston, Edna Grimes of Caldwell, Eugenia Droz of Nezperce; son, George Kurts of Kamiah; six grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 9, 2015, at Trenary Funeral Chapel in Kooskia, Idaho. A potluck dinner will follow at the Life Center, Hwy. 12, Kamiah. Arrangements were entrusted to Trenary Funeral Home of Kooskia.