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Irene Marcele Kortes

July 2, 1919 December 13, 2017
Irene Marcele Kortes
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Obituary for Irene Marcele Kortes

Irene Marcele Jenks (Correll) Kortes, 98, passed away on December 13, 2017. She was born on July 2, 1919 in Wabash, Indiana to the late Charles E. Jenks and Cora Mae Nicely.

She was preceded in death by her parents, former husbands, Richard V. Correll and Howard W. Kortes; three brothers, Manard, Harold and Gordon Jenks; daughter, Kathleen Barry; and step-son, Thomas Kortes. Survivors include, son Steven A. Correll (Julie) of Marietta, GA; son-in-law, Jack Barry of Hot Springs Village, AR; step-daughters Margo A. Kortes of Lansing, MI and Mary Lee Ambel (Eric) of Brooklyn, NY; five grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.

Irene was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star in Niles. MI, First Congregational Church of Portland, MI and former member of the HSV Ladies 9-hole Golf League. She was a secretary at Miles Labs in Elkhart, IN, a legal secretary in San Antonio, TX and an executive secretary at TRW in Portland, MI. Irene moved to Hot Springs Village in 1979 from Portland, MI.

Memorial Service will be held Thursday, January 4, 2017 at Caruth Village Funeral Home in Hot Springs Village. Internment will take place at Rice Cemetery in Elkhart, Indiana at a later date.

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10:00 AM 1/4/2018 10:00:00 AM
Caruth Village Funeral Home

4623 North Highway 7
Hot Springs Village, AR 71909

Caruth Village Funeral Home
4623 North Highway 7 Hot Springs Village 71909 AR
United States

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