Memorial Service for Kent Kurtz

A memorial service for Kent Kurtz will be held on Saturday, April 1, 4-7 p.m., in the main dining room at Kellogg West Conference Center. Kurtz, a professor emeritus in the Horticulture, Plant & Soil Sciences department for 35 years and recognized leader in the turfgrass and golf course management industry, died from cancer on Feb. 18. He was 65 years old. Kurtz is survived by his wife, Marilynn; daughter, Heather; son, Todd; and brother, Kerry.