In Memory of



Obituary for Lydia Kortz

Ilona Lydia Kortz entered this life in Hart County, KY in 1926 and peacefully entered rest on November 9th, 2022 in Louisville.

She attended post-secondary school in Nashville and was the grandchild of a school superintendent. She was a homemaker, storyteller, and perfector of fine chicken and dumplings.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, James Kortz and Earvin Rodgers; her children Joe, Lisa and Linda; and two grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughters, Angela Funke and Patty James; her eight grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

Her visitation will be held on Saturday, November 19th, 2022, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm, at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Road.