obit: Frances Psencik Kurz
ENNIS, Texas.-- Funeral services for Mrs. Anton Kurz, 77, a resident of Ennis for 31 years, will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday in the Keever Funeral Chapel here. She died Sunday in an Ennis hospital.
Mrs. Kurz was born in Czechoslovakia and was the former Miss Frances Psencik. She came to the United States when she was 10 years old and lived in Granger, Williamson County, and Rowena, Runnels County, before moving here.
Mrs. Kurz formerly did missionary work in Houston and in South Texas, and was a graduate of the Presbyterian Missionary Training School in Pittsburgh, Pa. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Ennis.
The Rev. Frank Kostoryz of Temple will officiate at the services. Burial will be in Myrtle Cemetery here.
Survivors include her husband; two step-sons, Frank Kurz of Palo Alto, Calif., and William Kurz of Maywood, Ill.; two step-daughters, Mrs. Vincent Kassl of Chicago, Ill., and Mrs. Joseph Kahrhoff of Maywood; a brother, Joh Psencik of Eola, Concho County; two sisters, Mrs. Emily Machotka and Miss Mary Psencik, both of Miles; Runnels County; 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Dallas Morning News, July 5, 1955
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis