Anna J. Wurz, our beloved wife and mother, passed away Friday, April 26, 2019 at Horizon Colony with her family by her side after a courageous three-year battle with pancreatic cancer.

Funeral services and burial were held Monday, April 29, at Horizon Colony.

Anna was born at Hillside Colony on Aug. 15, 1952, where she lived for 60 years. In 2012 she moved to Horizon Colony near Cut Bank.

Anna was a kindergarten teacher for eight years and always helped where she could. She married John Wurz on Nov. 30, 1980, and together they had four daughters, Dora, Lisa (Jack), Katie and Bertha (Tom) all of Horizon Colony.

Survivors include her husband and daughters; four grandchildren, whom she thought the world of – Desiree, AnnMarie, John and Jacobi; aunt, Mary of Horizon Colony; brother, Mike (Sarah) and sisters, Becky and Katie all of Hillside Colony; sister, Elizabeth (Joe) of Eagle Creek and brother-in-law, Andy (Rebecca) of Horizon Colony; numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; in-laws; brother, Peter; and brother-in-law, Mike.

The family would like to thank Dr. Kay Bingham of Shelby and Dr. Martin and staff at the Sletten Cancer Institute.

Rest in peace our dearly beloved one until we meet again.

Condolences can be made to Anna’s memorial page at