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STEPHEN B. KORDUBA, BUILDER, EX-DANCER

Services for Stephen B. Korduba, a local home builder, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in the Amigone Funeral Home, 5200 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Burial will be in Buffalo Cemetery in Cheektowaga.

Korduba, 64, of Williamsville died Friday (June 29, 1990) after a short illness.

He was a 1952 graduate of the University at Buffalo, with majors in engineering and psychology.

At the time of his death, he was president of Stebko Construction of Cheektowaga and co-owner of Amherst Hills Tennis Club.

As president of Love Homes in the late 1960s, he built many houses in Cheektowaga.

He was considered an expert in the construction and maintenance of tennis courts and was one of the founders of the Buffalo Racquet Club.

In his early 20s, he was a ballet dancer, teacher and choreographer in New York City and Buffalo. He appeared at Kleinhans Music Hall in several concerts as a ballet soloist. He also organized the first South Towns Ballet Group and operated several dance studios in the area.

Korduba served in the Army during World War II, was wounded in the Battle of the Bulge and was decorated.

Survivors include his wife, the former Dorothy Kencik of Williamsville, and two sons, David S. of Amherst and Gregory of Williamsville.

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