October 17, 1949 – January 9, 2021
Born in Wakefield, NE
Resided in Lincoln, NE
Warren D. Korth
Warren D. Korth, 71, passed away January 9, 2021 at Tabitha Journey House, Lincoln, NE. Born October 17, 1949 in Wakefield, NE to Wendell and Ruth Korth. Warren was baptized and confirmed at St. Paul’s Lutheran Country Church south of Wakefield. He attended country school through 8th grade and graduated from Wayne High School in 1967.
Warren joined the Air Force in June 1968 and retired 20 years later, being stationed in Germany, England, Guam, Korea, Florida, New Mexico, Wyoming, and Nevada.
Warren and his wife, Judy, were married July 20, 1969 and raised 3 sons, Kip, Kurt and Kasey who all followed their dad into the military. Warren loved to garden, fish, travel – and the more times he got lost on the back roads, the more he loved it. But most of all, he loved his family.
Warren is survived by his wife, Judy, sons Kip(Lori), Kurt, and Kasey(Shannon); Brothers: Roy(Elaine) Korth, Vaughan(Connie) Korth, Brother-in-law-Jerry Wehrer; Grandchildren: Kelsea (Cameron) Whitaker, Kaylee and Kamryn Korth, Kaisa and Ania Korth, Logan Burow, Kavon and Jaxon Korth; Great Grandsons: Caden and Kase Whitaker and many nieces and nephews.
Preceeded in death by his parents, parents in-law and sister-in-law, Sharon Wehrer.
Memorial service will be at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, January 16, 2021 at Roper and Sons South Lincoln Chapel, 3950 Hohensee, Lincoln, NE, 68516.
Interment will be at Omaha National Cemetery at a later date.
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