BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. – Eleanor M. Kurz, 81, (nee Pacios) passed away on Saturday, March 13, at Franford-Bucks Hospital.

Born in Medford, Mass., she lived a rich and full life. She enjoyed dancing, sewing, needlepoint, gardening, traveling, reading, animals, flea markets and antiques.

She had a life long passion for dance; having run her own ballet school for many years in Massachusetts. She choreographed all the recitals and even made most of the costumes.

In 1963, she and Cecil moved to Emery Mills where they built and ran the Babbling Brook Campground. In 1965, she directed the senior play “Oklahoma,” at Sanford Regional High School in Sanford.

After retirement she and her husband traveled all around the country collecting and selling antiques. In 2002, they moved to Hooksett, N.H., living next to their granddaughter. After the death of her husband of 60 years in 2003, she moved to her son’s home in Fallsington, Pa.

She loved and was loved by her family, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and many friends. She will be greatly missed by all.

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