Erna J. Kurti

Shamong Township: Erna J. Kurti, age 74 of Shamong Township died Sunday, December 24, 2017 in Samaritan Hospice, Virtua Memorial Hospital, Mount Holly. Ms. Kurti was born in Allentown, New Jersey and was the daughter of the late Nicholas J. Sr. and Erna J. Von Husen Kurti. She resided in Florence Township before moving to Shamong Township in 1990. Ms. Kurti was a member of the Outdoor Club of South Jersey. Erna enjoyed hiking, gardening, the family cats and polka music. She retired in 1987 as a senior clerk stenographer from the State of New Jersey with 25 years of dedicated service. The Kurti family would like to acknowledge the staff of Samaritan Hospice and Care One at Evesham for their care and compassion toward Erna during her illness. She is survived by her two brothers, Nicholas J. Kurti, Jr. and John J. Kurti and several cousins. Funeral services will be Friday 11:30 AM at Koschek and Porter Funeral Directors, 1115 Hornberger Ave., Roebling with Deacon Ronald Schwoebel officiating. Friends may call Friday from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM at the funeral home. Interment will be in Holy Assumption Cemetery, Roebling. The family requests memorial donations be made to Samaritan Hospice, 5 Eves Dr., Marlton, NJ 08053 or Care One at Evesham, 870 E. Rt. 70, Marlton, NJ 08053. Condolences may be sent to