Joseph J. Korpa, 73, of North Port, Florida, formerly of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, passed away Friday, November 4, 2011 in Port Charlotte, Florida.
Born September 21, 1938 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to the late Mildred and Joseph Korpa, Jr., Joseph who enjoyed a long career in insurance, retired as Vice President and business partner of GDK Insurance Corporation in Scottdale, Pennsylvania. A graduate of Pittsburgh’s South High School, Class of 1956, and an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan, he moved from his native Pennsylvania to North Port in 2004 where he lived with his wife Norma.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Norma J. Korpa; a son, Mark J. Korpa of Westminster, MD; a daughter, Janine M. Korpa of North Port, FL; four grandchildren, one great granddaughter, and many extended family members.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at Roberson Funeral Homes, Port Charlotte Chapel. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, November 9, at the funeral home. A private committal will be held by Joseph’s family at a later date.
Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Homes & Crematory Port Charlotte Chapel.