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Michael Arthur Koterba

May 17, 1944 ~ June 18, 2023 (age 79) 79 Years Old


MICHAEL ARTHUR KOTERBA, age 79, of 1221 Holeman Ashley Road, Timberlake, N.C., died at Duke Regional Hospital on June 18, 2023. 

Mr. Koterba was born May 17, 1944 in Detroit, MI, son of the late Frank Murray and Doris Gertrude Clarkson Koterba and was husband of 49 years to Faye Lynn Miller Koterba .  He was retired from Zerox as an electronic technician. 

Mr. Koterba enjoyed classic cars, going on cruises and watching hockey. 

Surviving in additional to his wife, are sons, Matt Koterba & wife, Karen, of Oxford, MI and Andrew Koterba & wife, Sarah, of Timberlake, NC; four grandchildren,  Danielle Koterba, Alex Koterba, Calleigh Koterba & Elyana Koterba; brother, Dan Koterba & wife, Diane, of Roswell, GA; sister, Sue Mills of Auburn Hill, MI. 

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, David Koterba. 

Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date in Michigan. 

 Arrangements are by Strickland and Jones Memorial Funeral Services, 1810 Durham, Road, Roxboro, NC 27573. Online condolences may be made at

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