Brett Korves

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Swansea Fire Department sets up Go Fund Me page for fallen firefighter's family

Donations go to family of firefighter killed in crash

April 06, 2019 - 7:51 pm

SWANSEA, Ill. (KMOX) - The Swansea Fire Department welcomes donations for the family of one of its own killed in an off-duty traffic crash.

Swansea firefighter Brett Korves leaves behind a wife Alex and 18-month-old son Brock.

The fire department says all funds raised through its "Go Fund Me" page will go to support Alex and Brock's short-term needs and Brock's long-term education.

The goal is $25,000.

Click here for a link to the page.

Visitation for Brett Korves will be from four until eight Tuesday night at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville. Then there'll be an additional hour of visitation from ten until eleven Wednesday morning prior to the funeral.