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JoAnn Sinsel Kurth

North Platte, Lincoln County, Nebraska, USA
Death 17 Jul 2015 (aged 85)
Gurley, Cheyenne County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 153861657 · View Source
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JoAnn Kurth, 85, of Gurley, passed away July 17, 2015 with her family at her bedside after a two year battle with breast cancer and its complications.

JoAnn was born April 14, 1930 in North Platte, Nebraska to Vern Sr. and Myrtle B. (Blair) Sinsel.

She was raised in North Platte, Scottsbluff, and Sidney where she received her education. She was employed by the telephone company in Sidney, was owner/operator of Ken and Jo's Lounge in Gurley, and worked at Cabelas in Sidney.

JoAnn married Kenneth A. Ewert in 1948 and to this union three daughters were born: Sandra Ann, Barbara Ann, and Debra Ann. JoAnn enjoyed spending time with family and friends, oil painting, crocheting, crafts, playing cards (especially Pitch), and listening to "old" country music with Lyle on Saturday nights.

JoAnn was preceded in death by her parents, brother Vern Sinsel, Jr (# 142334150), three husbands Kenneth Ewert, Robert Zuhlke, and Everett Kurth, and great-grandson Bryson Beyer.

Cremation, Burial unknown.

Published online by Dugan-Kramer Funeral Home and Family


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  • Created by: Cheri Zemanek Kennedy
  • Added: 17 Oct 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 153861657
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for JoAnn Sinsel Kurth (14 Apr 1930–17 Jul 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153861657, ; Maintained by Cheri Zemanek Kennedy (contributor 48774114) Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.