Joseph J. “Joe” Korab, 84, of Millsboro, Del., formerly of Flemington, N.J., passed away Saturday, Nov. 29, 2008, in Beebe Medical Center, Lewes, Del. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Army Air Force. H was a retired general manager of Bowen/Niro Engineering in Somerville, N.J. He was a member of the American Legions Post #28 in Oak Orchard, Del., and a past member of the Knights of Columbus. He loved woodworking and painting.
Korab was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Agatha (Kyc) Korab. He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Helen (Hoffman) Korab; two daughters, Susan Hughes and her husband, Richard, of Dagsboro, Del., and Joyce Simpson and her husband, Jennings, of Inver Grove, Minn.; a son, John Joseph “Jack” Korab and his wife, Sherry, also of Inver Grove; a sister, Stephanie Lazarczyk of Bound Brook, N.J.; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A funeral service was scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 4, 2008, with interment with military honors in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro.