Matthew Dennis Korp, 96, of Ocean Isle Beach, died Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013.
Born in Phillipsburg, N.J., Nov. 24, 1917, he was a son of the late George and Clara Korp.
Surviving are his wife of 73 years, Theresa Hannon Korp; a son, Matthew Korp II of Cleveland, Tenn.; four daughters, Ann Otten of Sunset Beach, Barbara Moore of Shamong, N.J., Linda Dingman of Salvo, and Marjorie Adams of Dallas, Pa.; 19 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
A Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 19, at St. Brendan the Navigator Roman Catholic Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the SECU Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401 or to the Comfort Keepers at 2021 N. Myrtle Point Blvd., North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582.
Private online memorials may be made to www.brunswickfuneralservice.com.
Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte.
Published in The Brunswick Beacon from Dec. 19 to Dec. 25, 2013