Shrewsbury – Kurt C. Lundberg, 48, passed away unexpectedly at home Sunday, March 17, 2013. Kurt leaves his loving mother, Eleanor Lundberg, with whom he lived in Shrewsbury. He is predeceased by his father, Kenneth Lundberg.
Kurt also leaves his brother, Scott Lundberg and his wife Susan of Whitinsville, his brother Bradley Lundberg of Shrewsbury, and his sister Sarajane Cormier and her husband Dan, also of Shrewsbury. He adored and was loved by his nieces, Melissa, Kerrie, Danielle, Julie, Amy, and Raeanne and his nephew, Derek. He also leaves two great-nieces and two great-nephews, as well as numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Kurt was born Sept. 1, 1964 in Worcester. He graduated from Shrewsbury High School and attended Worcester State College.
He was employed at Southgate of Shrewsbury and was also a well-known professional musician in the Worcester area.
He remained an active hockey player up to the time of his death. He was a respected and gifted player with numerous individual and team awards to his credit. He was an outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing, camping, and skiing. He loved animals, especially his beagle, Bonnie.
Kurt will be grieved for and remembered always by his family and his legions of friends. If ever there was a person without a single mean bone in his body it was Kurt Lundberg. He will be remembered for his gentleness, his kindness and his huge heart of gold.
A visitation will be held Thursday, March 21, from 4 to 7 p.m., at Britton-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, 648 Main St., Shrewsbury.
Because of Kurt's love of children, the family requests that flowers be omitted and that donations be made in his name to the St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. St Jude's can be accessed online at www.stjude.org/donate or by phone at 800-805-5856.