Tonawanda News


May 8, 2013

Joann J. Kurten

LEWISTON — Joann J. Kurten (nee Cochran), age 72, of Ransomville, NY, May 7, 2013 in Mount St. Mary's Hospital, after a brief illness. Joann was a former treasurer of the Cambria Historical Society.

Beloved wife of Leroy Kurten; dear mother of Michael Kurten. Sister of Henry Cochran of North Tonawanda and the late Raymond Cochran; also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends are invited to attend a graveside service on Friday at 11 AM at Acacia Park Cemetery, 4215 Tonawanda Creek Rd. North, in the Town of Pendleton. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Niagara County S.P.C.A.  

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