Virginia Ann Koertge 89, of Frankfort, IN, passed away at 4 a.m. March 11, 2012 at Wesley Manor, Frankfort, IN. Born August 27, 1922 in Peoria, IL to Gustan Victor & Elizabeth Ann (Anderson) Johnson. She married Walter G. ‘Bud’ Koertge on April 4, 1941 in Peoria, IL and he preceded her in death on January 2, 1999. Mrs. Koertge was a graduate of Manuel High School and attended Bradley University, both in Illinois. She was a bookkeeper and CFO of Super Fresh Foods Store in Frankfort and she and her husband owned Koertge Dairy Foods in Frankfort. She lived in Olney, IL and moved to Frankfort in 1952. She was a member of the First Christian Church, serving 2 terms as president of the Women’s Christian Fellowship and a former member of the OES, Frankfort Chapter. Mrs. Koertge and her husband enjoyed horses.
Visitation and Services
No visitation is planned. A family graveside service will held. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
2 Daughters: Janice G. (Robert) Davidson of Incline Village, NV and Ann C. (Joel) Barnes of Frankfort
1 Son: Walter G. (Janet) Koertge II of Maui, HI
Sister: Elsie Peplon of Peoria, IL
Granddaughter: Jennifer (Alan) Dunn of Frankfort
7 Grandchildren and 9 Great Grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her husband, 2 sisters, 1 brother and grandson, Matthew S. Barnes.