October 30, 1964 ~ January 23, 2021

Born in: Glasgow, KY
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

Vickie Korte, 56, of Glasgow, entered the gates of her heavenly home on Saturday, January 23, 2021. She was born in Barren County, the daughter of Louise Birge, who still survives, of Temple Hill and the late Wallace Birge. She was employed by Edward Jones and was a member of Temple Hill Baptist Church. Vickie was a devoted and loving wife and mother. She greatly cherished her family and the Lord.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her loving husband of 30 years, Brad; son, Zachary(who was the light of her world); mother in law, Mary Kay Korte of Bowling Green; brother, Marcus Birge of Glasgow; three sisters, Marla Irwin (David) of Edmonton, Sharon Mayhugh (Kevin) of Bowling Green, and Amy Bartlett (Kevin) of Temple Hill; she is also survived by several aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by a special uncle John Capps, a nephew, Jonathan Irwin and her father in law, Don Korte

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 27th at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be 4:30 PM until 8:00 PM Tuesday and Wednesday morning until time for the service at the funeral home. For those not able to attend, the service will be live streamed at 11:00am Wednesday at

The family request that in lieu of flowers, donations be sent to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK, 73123-1718

A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted in the care of Mrs. Korte.


Visitation: January 26, 2021 4:30 pm - January 26, 2021 8:00 pm

A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home
201 East Washington St.
Glasgow, KY 42141

Service: January 27, 2021 11:00 am

A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home
201 East Washington St.
Glasgow, KY 42141

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  1. Vickie was my first friend when I started first grade. We were inseparable that year. She will be missed by many. Prayers to the family.🙏🏻❤️

  2. I am saddened to hear about Vickie’s passing! She was such a sweet person! Praying for all of you during this difficult time! 🙏❤️

  3. So very sorry for your loss. She will always be remembered for her kind compassionate heart and her love for Zach. The world is a little darker today with the loss of such a beautiful soul.

    Candie & Nathan Gray

  4. So sorry for your loss. Vickie was a beautiful sweet soul and I am so saddened that this world lost such a wonderful lady . Prayers for peace and comfort in the days to come.

  5. Really sorry for your loss. Vickie and I were in home room together at Barren County. Had some classes together too. I know that there is a big loss in your lives. Praying for comfort from Jesus.

  6. May God wrap his loving arm around you and confront you in this difficult time. Vickie was such a beautiful, loving and kind lady .She will be missed by all who knew her.

  7. Vickie was such a kind person & she loved her family. Remembering you both, Brad and Zach, in prayer during this difficult time.

  8. I’m so sorry for your loss my heart is broken . Please know our thoughts n prayers are with all of your family . May God wrap each of you in His loving arms .

  9. Our thoughts and prayers are with both Brad and Zach, as well as the rest of the family. We are so very sorry to hear of Vickie’s passing and ask for Divine healing and peace in the days that follow. May God bless each and every one of you.

  10. Brad, I am so shocked to read of Vickie’s passing. I loved seeing you both together when we would meet. I felt so glad to know you both, and always enjoyed our conversations. I am sure you and Zach are heart broken and I am so very sorry. May God walk daily with both of you and mend your broken hearts.

  11. I am so very saddened to hear this! We will be praying for you Brad and Zach and the remainder of your family. 🙏🏼🙏🏼

  12. So sorry.My prayers are with the family.I graduated with Vickie at BCHS CLASS OF 1983.She was a sweet person.

  13. I am so incredibly saddened to hear of Vickie’s passing. She was one of the kindest, most genuine and sweet people I have ever met. For Brad & Zach, I hope your many, many memories, and her limitless love for you both, will bring you some comfort during this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you & your family.

  14. Brad,
    I am truly at a loss for words. We were shocked to hear about Vickie passing and are praying for you and Zachary and your entire family. Trust that the Lord will help you through this as he has many other things and when you feel your weakest and cannot make it that he will carry you.

  15. Many prayers being sent up for you, Zachary. Your mom was such a sweet lady and I’m so sorry to hear this news. May God wrap his arms around you and your dad in the days to come. ❤️

  16. Brad I am so very sorry for your loss! I was not aware she was ill!
    Prayers for peace and comfort for you and Zach.

  17. Brad and Zach,
    We are so sorry. She was a wonderful wife/mom and loved both of you so much. We will be praying for you.

    Brian and Amy

  18. Dear Korte Family,

    We are so sorry to learn of Denise’s passing ..

    May she rest in peace.

    Galen & Patty Smith
    Bowling Green, KY

  19. What a precious and kind lady! Yes she is watching over you both. Prayers for you and Zach! What beautiful memories you will
    Always have. I am so so very sorry for your loss.
    Karen Witty

  20. Brad I’m so sorry for your loss my friend words can not express it to you. Lifting you up in prayers

  21. Will always cherish her contagious laughter. Seemed like she had a permanent smile on her face. She’s smiling down us all right now. God Bless your family!

  22. Brad and Zach,
    I am so very sorry for your loss. Vickie was a beautiful person and always had a friendly smile and kind way about her. I wish you comfort and peace.

  23. So sorry for your loss … rejoice because Christ holds you and her in His keeping for eternity as those who come to Life in Christ.

    Love and Prayers,
    Gerald , Karen and Derek

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