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Wayne D. Kurtz ( Missoula 1945 )

posted: Jul 29, 2008

Wayne D. "Tuffy" Kurtz, 87, of Smithville, Ohio, died Friday, June 13, 2008, after a short illness. He was a member of the CPS-103 jumpers during WWII and jumped at Missoula during the 1945 season.

Starting while still in school in 1937 and continuing for 50 plus years, he was an independent milk hauler for area dairy farmers.