Mr. David A. (Dave) Shurtz



Mr. David A. (Dave) Shurtz of Millington, MI passed away early Sunday morning February 5, 2017 at his residence with his family at his side. Dave was 58.

Dave was born in Saginaw, Michigan on June 25, 1958 and was the son of Charles and Judith (Simpson) Shurtz. Growing up here in the Millington; Dave was a graduate from Millington High School class of 1976. He served our country by serving in the US-Navy. For several years, he was employed as a District Manager for the Sunoco Gas Corporation out of Saginaw, MI. On July 2nd of 1977 Dave married Miss Janet (Jan) Rivard, and together they have celebrated 39 years of marriage. Dave was an Eagle Scout, of the Boy Scouts of America, he loved to hunt, fish, and most of all spend time with the grand-kids and the family.

Dave leaves to cherish his memory; his wife Jan. He leaves also three children; son Joshua Shurtz, daughter Danielle Shurtz and her son Aidan Shurtz, son and daughter in-law; Jeremy and Amy (Oke) Shurtz and their son Alexander (Lex) Shurtz. He leaves also his father Charles Shurtz, a brother Jim Shurtz, and a sister Susan Shurtz, as well as other extended family and friends. Dave is preceded in death by his mother Judith Shurtz.

In keeping with Dave’s request cremation has taken place. The family is planning a time to celebrate Dave’s life for later in the spring or this summer. Memorial gifts of remembrance can be directed to a charity of one’s choice, or you may want to consider the Boy Scouts of America.


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