Roger L. Kurtz, 61, Davenport, North Dakota passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018 at his home farmstead in Davenport. Roger was born September 18, 1956 in Fargo, North Dakota to Alfred and Lois (Appel) Kurtz. He graduated from Kindred High School. He began working on the family farm, where he helped Alfred with the farm duties. He went to work for Crystal Sugar from 1997-1999 seasonally, before going full-time from 1999-2013. After retiring from Crystal Sugar, he started working on the Brad Kellerman farm where he worked up until his passing. Roger loved his animals, especially his cats. He like working on equipment and will be missed by his friends and family. Roger is survived by his siblings; Ronald (Belinda) Kurtz, Sabin, MN, Carol (Donald) Olgeirson, West Fargo, ND, nieces; Beth Olgeirson and Jennifer Kurtz, nephews; Derek Olgeirson and Jordan Kurtz, step-nephews, Paul Olgeirson and Michael (Amanda) Olgeirson. He was preceded in death by his parents and infant brother. Memorial Service: 2:00 P.M. Monday, March 12, 2018 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with visitation starting at 1:00 P.M.

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  1. Dear Carol and Ronnie-

    My heart goes out to you and your families…..I cannot imagine the pain you are feeling and I pray your memories of Roger will give you strength and joy.

  2. Glenn and I were so sorry to hear about Roger. Cherish your memories. You are in our thoughts and prayers..

  3. I wish we could be there to comfort you all. Sending our love and support in this difficult time.

  4. Ron and Carol , so sorry to hear of your loss and sorry we will not be home on the day of the services. May God watch over you and your families during this difficult time. May good memories help during this sad time remember the fun times and happy times they can be a blessing.

  5. I am so very sorry to hear about Roger’s passing! I am so thankful I was able to see him again at our reunion in 2015. My deepest sympathies and heartfelt prayers go out for all family and friends!

  6. Saddened to hear about my classmate’s passing. I remember Roger as a quite guy that always wore a big smile and had a hardy laugh. My thoughts and prayers go out to you Ronnie and Carol. My God’s peace comfort you during this time of sorrow.

  7. I regret to say I won’t be able to attend on Monday. I wanted to let you know that my thoughts are with you all.

  8. Dear Carol so sorry to hear about your brother Roger.My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Joanne DuBord Lenertz

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