The Ludington Daily News (MI); 28 Jun 1977; Tues pg 2; Kortge, Fred OBIT

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The Ludington Daily News (MI); 28 Jun 1977; Tues pg 2; Kortge, Fred OBIT - Obituaries a Frederick O. Kortge > Frederick 0....
Obituaries a Frederick O. Kortge > Frederick 0. Kortge, 79, a former^ resident of route 2 Scottville, died Monday ' morning at Baywood Nursing Home;; following a lengthy illness. ,/• He was born July 18, 1897 in Olney, 111.,! the son of Chris and Anna Kortge. '< He moved to Branch Township with his'., parents at the age of 18. He was married to Beatrice Griswold on,j April 2,1921 in Ludington and she preceded him in death on April 17, 1969. { The couple resided in the Scottville area . where Mr. Kortge was employed with the Mason County Road Commission until his* retirement in 1955. He was a member of the Scottville United Methodist Church. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs./ Donald (Clarice) Gordon of Scottville; } four sons, Eulah of Dubuque, Iowa; Corliss, of Scottville, Dean of East Lansing, and» Cleon of Clarkston; 17 grandchildren and,;, two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death also by his parents, one granddaughter, five brothers and two sisters. .;£ -•.-. .1 The funeral for Mr. Kortge will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Stephens;' Funeral Chapel with interment in Lakeview Cemetery, Eden Township. -}. The family will be at the funeral chapel to receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. : Wednesday. —Stephens

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  1. The Ludington Daily News,
  2. 28 Jun 1977, Tue,
  3. Page 2

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