Klaus D. Korth, 61, of Elburn, died Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at Delnor-Community Hospital. He was born Feb. 24, 1951, in Essen, Germany.
He was President of Korth Gear Services, Inc., in Elburn.
He is survived by his wife, Wilma; two children, Gregory (Theresa) Wagner of Sugar Grove, and Theresa (Matthew) Smith of Glendale Heights, Ill.; two grandchildren, Kara and Noah; brother, Michael (Cheryl) Korth.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Wilhelm and Elfriede Korth.
Visitation was from 4 to 8 p.m. on March 16 at Yurs Funeral Home of Geneva, and funeral services were held at 10 a.m. on March 17, also at the funeral home. Burial was at Union Cemetery, St. Charles.
For more information, call Yurs Funeral Home of Geneva, (630) 232-7337 or visit www.yursfuneralhomes.com.