Patricia Delores Korthas

10 January 1935–5 December 2010 (Age 75)
Burlington, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States

The Life of Patricia Delores

When Patricia Delores Korthas was born on 10 January 1935, in Burlington, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States, her father, Herman Leopold Korthas Jr, was 31 and her mother, Tina F "Peggy" Lundy, was 26. She married Marvin Earl Janes on 8 November 1952, in Lyons, Boulder, Colorado, United States. She died on 5 December 2010, in Grand Junction, Mesa, Colorado, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Fruita, Mesa, Colorado, United States.

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Marvin Earl Janes
Patricia Delores Korthas
Marriage: 8 November 1952

Spouse and Children

8 November 1952
Lyons, Boulder, Colorado, United States

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World Events (8)

1936 · Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

Age 1

"Built on property donated by the Broadmoor Art Academy, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center was built in April of 1936. This was in the middle of the """"Gret Deperession"""" and Alice Bemis Tylor funded the project to help employ laborers who were unemployed."
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 20

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: descriptive nickname for someone with a short neck (kort hals).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Patty Korthas in household of Herman Korthas, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Patricia Delores Tow Janes, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
  • Patricia Sommerville, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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