David Alan Hurt, 51, of Lake Winnebago, MO peacefully passed away on July 4, 2021 surrounded by loved ones, after a lengthy battle with Glioblastoma.
David Hurt was born on December 6, 1969 to George and Mary Ann Hurt in Hannibal, MO. After David graduated from Hannibal Senior High School in 1988, he pursued a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering at The University of Missouri Columbia. After graduation from MU, he worked in engineering for 28 years with Missouri Department of Transportation and Burns & McDonnell Engineering. David was passionate about transportation infrastructure in the state of Missouri and loved what he did.
In 1988, David met Stacy Kuhlman, the love of his life, and future wife. David and Stacy were married on November 18, 1995 and have two sons, Cameron and Drew. David loved his boys like no other and they were his top priority in everything he did. He was their little league coach, Scout leader, and biggest cheerleader. He was so proud of the young men they are becoming.
In addition to his family, David was a fiercely loyal friend and had an amazing network of friends that were considered family. David was a lifelong Mizzou fan. In his spare time David enjoyed sporting events, vacations, concerts, boating, fishing and golfing with friends and family.
David was preceded in death by his father, George Hurt and his mother-in-law, Linda Kuhlman. He is survived by his wife, Stacy, their two sons, Cameron and Drew, his mother, Mary Ann Hurt, his brothers Dana (Donna) Hurt, Doug (Jodie) Hurt, his sister Denise (Trevor) Bulgin, Stacy’s brother, Scott (Jeanne) Kuhlman, her sister Shelly (Matt) Neuweg, numerous nieces, nephews extended family and friends.
Visitation will be held at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Lee’s Summit, MO on Friday July 9, 2021 from 10AM – Noon, with funeral mass beginning at Noon. Burial will immediately follow at Longview Lake Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jason Lyng, Jason Utterback, Scott Sternberg, Brian Gill, Tim Scott, Eric Andrews, Brian Owen, and Brad Rodebush.
We would like to allow David and his legacy to continue helping others. In honor of David’s passion for youth and his chosen field of Engineering, we are creating a David Hurt Memorial Scholarship Foundation. The foundation’s purpose will be to provide annual scholarships to prospective Engineering students in our communities.
If you would like to donate to this cause, please make your check payable to Truman Heartland Foundation and write “David Hurt Memorial Scholarship” in the memo line of the check. Donations can be made directly to:
Truman Heartland Community Foundation
4200 Little Blue Parkway, Suite 340
Independence, MO 64057
For online donations go to https://thcf.scsuite.com/ert/donate/create?funit id=3376
All donations are tax deductible and you will receive a receipt of your donation to this 501(c)(3).
The family is being served by Langsford Funeral Home, condolences may be left online for the family at www.langsfordfuneralhome.com.