David Michael Kurka

  • Born: August 29, 1980
  • Died: July 11, 2017
  • Location: Windham, Ohio

Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory

628 West Main Street
Kent, OH 44240

Tel. (330) 673-5857

Tribute & Message From The Family

David Michael Kurka

David Michael Kurka, 36, of Windham, died at his home.

He was born August 29, 1980 in Ravenna to George and Rhonda (Burbridge) Kurka. While in South Carolina, he discovered his love for cooking. He became a chef and worked at several restaurants in South Carolina and returned to Portage County and worked at several restaurants here. He loved his dogs, music and Cleveland sports.

He is survived by his parents, George and Rhonda Kurka Sr. of Ravenna; brothers, George (Danya) Kurka of Akron, Jason (Jilian) Kurka of Columbia, SC, and Stephen (Jenn Jarvis) Kurka of Ravenna; nieces and nephews, Zach, Colton, Claire, Alison, and Robert; and grandmother, Bessie Senters.

Memorial services will be held 4:00 PM Saturday, July 15th at Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory with Rev. Melinda Kurka officiating. Memorials may be made to the family c/o Bissler & Sons Funeral Home, 628 West Main Street, Kent OH 44240.


Condolence & Memory Journal

I miss you man!!

Posted by Andy Senters - Kent, OH - Family   October 03, 2017

I'm sorry for your loss

Posted by Tony Vick - asheville, NC - Friend   July 14, 2017

Rhonda and George Jason Stephen and George JR I am deeply sorry for your loss.I will forever missed. David Michael was a Great Nephew and a kind soul. I will forever miss him. Love you David, Aunt Marlene.

Posted by Marlene Yeager - Ravenna, OH - Family   July 14, 2017

Steve and the rest of the family, I'm so sorry for your loss. May you be blessed to remember your memories with him just as I'm recalling my own. You have my deepest sympathy.

Posted by Bill Hino - Friend   July 13, 2017

Deepest condolences to the entire kurka family and all who knew David.God bless you all and I pray the Lord will give comfort and peace

Posted by Deayne Summers - Columbia, SC - Friend   July 13, 2017

God bless the family during this time prayers for peace, comfort and Gods love to shower over everyone mourning. It is a blessing to know him alot of fun times we had growing up together. Forever love you see you when I get there my sweet cousin.

Posted by Amy Senters - Ravenna, OH   July 13, 2017

David always greeted me with a smile and a "HI Uncle Bob" every time we would meet. I think he enjoyed our conversations about cooking different items. I will miss that greeting on Christmas Eve that started my holiday

Posted by Bob Kurka - Lodi, OH - Family   July 13, 2017

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David Michael Kurka