Darlene Ann Kurtz, 79 of Enderlin, North Dakota died Monday, March 19, 2018 at Sanford Medical Center, Fargo, North Dakota.
Darlene was born on June 29, 1938 to Edwin and Myrtle (Solberg) Bergseth in Valley City, North Dakota. She was raised and educated in Valley City, graduating from Valley City High School in 1956. Darlene was united in marriage to Raymond Kurtz on August 19, 1956. They lived in Valley City for a short time until moving to a farm near Lucca, North Dakota.
Darlene stayed at home to raise their children until her youngest daughter graduated from high school. She then began her career at Hillcrest Manor and was named employee of the year in 2003 and retired in 2008.
Darlene enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren.
Darlene is survived by her husband, Raymond of Enderlin, ND; four daughters, Deb (Mike) Anderson of Enderlin, ND; Karlene Littke and Steve Littke of Wahpeton, ND; Sherry (Dave) Viall of Rapid City, SD; Kari (Jarrod) Nyland of Fargo, ND; ten grandchildren, Jason (Amy) Anderson, Jesse (Leah) Anderson, Brandon (Kayleigh Fontaine) Anderson, Jayme (Jordan) Burlison, Joran (Mike) Stetson, Devon (Dan Volk) Littke, Britt (Kyle) Ludlow, Braxton, Brynn and Boston Nyland; three great-grandchildren, Allison and Katherine Anderson and Henry Burilson; sister, Ila Ross of Valley City, ND; numerous nieces and nephews.
Darlene was preceded in death by her parents, son, Jeffrey Kurtz (1957-1960) and brother, Sylvester Bergseth.