Dec 10, 2012
Robert Henry Korkuc, 79, of Sun City Carolina Lakes, SC, went to his eternal home on Monday, December 10, 2012. He was the son of the late Anthony Peter and Harriet Korkuc. He was also preceded in death by his wife Dorothy J. Korkuc, three brothers and one sister. He lived most of his life in Syracuse, NY, and was a retired sergeant in the city police department. Robert relocated to South Carolina in March 2010 and was an avid golfer and bowler. He was a cherished husband, father, grandfather and friend who will be deeply missed.
He is survived by his four daughters, Diane Korkuc, Sherry (Jim) Roese, Susan (Steve) Koegel and Kathy (Jack) Goldstein; eight grandchildren, Morgan and Austin Roese, Erin (Peter) Gafner, Kelsey and Haley Moran, and Sydney, Cenia and Sam Goldstein. He also leaves behind his special cairn terrier, Meggie.
A memorial service will be held at the Vineyard Church in Lakeland, 312 Lakeside Rd., Syracuse, on Saturday, January 12, 2013, at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Union County, 700 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe, NC 28110.
Condolences may be
expressed at www.caringbridge.org/visit/robertkorkuc
Here are some photos of Korky in retirement, courtesty of his daughter, Dianne.