Riley Kurtz Death – Cause of Death: Merrill police officer, Riley Kurtz dies from rare infection.
Officer Riley was as nice of a guy as anyone and was a great member of his community. He will be truly missed.
According to an online obituary, officer Riley passed away from Blastomycosis infection, a rare fungal infection usually acquired by breathing in the spores of the fungi Blastomyces dermatitidis or Blastomyces gilchristii.
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The announcement of officer Riley’s death was flooded by heartfelt tributes and condolences. He will be missed.
“Feeling lost and shocked after the passing of my Friend Riley Kurtz,” Gabriel Fabbri wrote. “God took this man way to soon. He was as nice of a guy as anyone and was a great member of his community. You will be Truly missed buddy.”
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