Marcel Herman Korte, 68, of Albers, died Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at his home.

He was born November 14, 1950 in Breese, son of Vincent and Lucille Korte, nee Hemann, and they preceded him.

He married Diane M. Huegen on March 23, 1973 in Albers and she survives at home.

Children, grandchildren, other relatives, and friends survive.

Mr. Korte had worked for the Germantown police department, Monterey Coal Company, and Timmermann Milk. He was a Vietnam War veteran of the United States Army.

He was a member of St. Bernard Parish in Albers, a charter member of Albers American Legion Post 1026, and a member of United Mine Workers.

The funeral was Saturday from St. Bernard Catholic Church in Albers. Interment St. Bernard Cemetery.

Memorials to the wishes of the family will be received through Nordike Funeral Home, New Baden.

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