Kurt Olding joined the Spring Grove family in 2017 and has been a Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer since 2012.
He grew up on the west side of Cincinnati and graduated from St. Xavier High School, class of 2006. While pursuing a degree in psychology at the University of Cincinnati, Kurt discovered his passion for funeral service during a class on grief, death, and dying that changed the course of his education. He graduated Cum Laude from Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science in 2011 with an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science and a Bachelor’s Degree in Mortuary Science.
Kurt worked for several out-of-town funeral homes before finding his way to Spring Grove in his beloved home city. He truly believes it is a calling and a privilege to serve families during some of the most difficult times of their lives. Kurt’s passion drives him to help families find creative and meaningful ways to honor their loved one’s life and assist them during the transition that comes with loss. Kurt is a member of the National Funeral Directors Association and the Ohio Funeral Directors Association. In his free time, he enjoys keeping his creativity flowing by playing tabletop role-playing games, painting miniatures, and playing computer games. Kurt lives on the west side with his daughter, Zella.