Robert D. "Bob" Korb Sr.

Robert D. "Bob" Korb, Sr.

MANTEO, NC-Robert D. "Bob" Korb, Sr., 67, of Manteo, North Carolina, beloved husband of Mary Fay Kemp, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 18, 2014, at his home. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Robert was the son of the late Berner and Audrey O'Neal Korb. He was also preceded in death by his grandson Robert Korb, III.

Bob was a member of the Mount Carmel United Methodist Church, the Manteo Masonic Lodge, an amateur radio operator "K4ORB" and a retired volunteer firefighter.

Bob was a compassionate man who enjoyed helping others, living by the ocean and tinkering with electronics.

Bob is survived by and was extremely loving and proud of his three children and two step children, Kevin Korb and his wife Debbie of Stevensville, Maryland, Robert Korb, Jr. and his fiancé Angela Gainer of Salisbury, Maryland, Courtney Brassell and her husband Jim of Singapore, Jamie Daniels and his wife Nadine of Manteo and Mary Avery Paradine of Manteo; his grandchildren Kassidy and Kristopher Korb, Connor Brassell, Logan and Ainsley Daniels. He is also survived by his sister Susan Resavage and brother William Korb of Glen Burnie, Maryland as well as his many loving aunts, uncles, nieces, nephew and other friends.

A celebration of life for Bob will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2014 2 p.m. at the Mount Carmel United Methodist Church at 6658 Hwy 64, Manns Harbor, NC 27953.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Bob's name to the Outer Banks S.P.C.A. at PO Box 2477, Manteo, North Carolina 27954 or to the Mount Carmel church.

Published in The Daily Times on Jan. 23, 2014