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Michael R Kurr Sr.

Michael R Kurr Sr.

Michael R. Kurr Sr., age 74 of Boyceville, formerly of St. Cloud, MN passed away on April 30, 2021 at the Neighbors of Dunn County in Menomonie.

Michael was born on November 30, 1948 in St. Cloud, MN to Norman and Helen (Zylla) Kurr. He served in the U.S. Navy as a hospital corpsman and worked in purchasing for the VA Hospital’s in Wichita, KS, Flagstaff, AZ and ultimately retiring from the Minneapolis, MN VA Hospital. Michael loved sports and music of all kinds, and was a avid outdoorsman as well as a jazz musician.

Michael was preceded in death by his father, Norman, his mother, Helen, and brother Peter. He is survived by his three children, Michael Jr., Bradley and Brooks, his grandchildren, Cadence, Calista, Cendall, Cenley, Madison, Mason and Gunnar, his brothers, Norman Jr., Dennis and Paul, several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Private family burial services will take place at Ft. Snelling National Veteran’s Cemetery in Minneapolis, MN.

Rhiel Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Menomonie, is serving the family.


  1. Michael Murphy

    Please accept condolences. I was a classmate of Michael and Peter at Holy Spirit Grade School and Cathedral High School. Please let us know if you have a Celebration of Life later.

  2. Patty

    Sending our deepest sympathy & prayers in the loss of your dad, grandfather & brother. We were blessed to have grown up near Helen & Norman Sr. & family here in St Cloud. Respectfully: the children of Leonard & Gertrude Zylla: Patty, Bob, Jan, MaryLou, Barb, Ken, Steve, LR, Tim & Tony.

  3. Brian Wolff

    RIP my friend.

  4. Mary Alice and mike lambert

    Michael, brad, brooks and families,
    So sorry to hear about your dad. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families during this sad time in your lives. RIP Mike.
    All our love,
    The Quina family in pensacola

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