Claire Korber, 95


PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Claire (Hamburger) Korber died on June 2. She was the wife of the late Sidney Korber. She was born in New York City, the daughter of the late Max and Bella (Bloch) Hamburger and the late Emmy (Bloch) Hamburger, who raised her. She was a resident of Fall River from 1946 until she moved  to Rhode Island in 1995.


Claire was a member of Temple Beth El in Fall River and its sisterhood, a life member of Hadassah, and the Women’s Association of Brandeis University.  She was a former member of  Ledgemont Country Club and Hunter’s Run Country Club in Boynton Beach, Florida.

She is survived by her children Michael (Fredda) Korber of Barrington; Jeffrey (Lisa) Korber of Rockaway, New Jersey; and Susan Korber of Watertown, Massachusetts. She is also survived by her grandchildren Liza (Douglas), Andrea, Rachel (Nicholas), Mira, and Sophia; step-grandchildren Maurice (Abigail) and Allison (Glenn); great-grandchildren Dylan, Blake and Wilder; and step-great-grandchildren Charlotte, Theodore, Tallia, Eddy (deceased), and LuLu. Contributions in her memory may be made to the charity of your choice.