Robert I. “Bob” Horensky
October 24, 1937 – February 9, 2018
Robert I. “Bob” Horensky, age 80, of Middletown, DE, passed away on Friday, February 9, 2018, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in McKeesport, PA on October 24, 1937, he was a son of the late Stephen and Mary (Adamovich) Horensky. Bob proudly served in the US Marine Corps where one of his duty stations was in Okinawa. He later earned his Bachelor of Science in Education, specializing in Math, at the California University of PA and his MBA at Central Michigan University. Bob began his career with General Electric in Pittsburgh, PA then transferred to NY, OH and Ellicott City, MD. Years later he founded Diversified Control Systems in Baltimore, specializing in commercial security, which he owned and operated for 15 years.
A Life Member of the Marine Corps League, Bob served for two years as Commandant of the LCpl Deane Detachment in MD. His fellow members later awarded him Marine of the Year. He was a talented artist with a passion for wordworking, landscaping and music.
Bob is survived by his beloved wife, Judith L. (Taylor) Horensky; children, Christine Horensky, R. Douglas Horensky (Mimi) and Sharon Renzo (Salvatore); brother, Steven Horensky; and grandchildren, Elle, Marco, Sofia, Quin, Ava and Nico.
A memorial service will be held at 11 am on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at Tree of Life Lutheran Church, 505 Osbourne St, Odessa, DE 19730. Interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Bob’s honor may be made to the Semper Fi Fund