Maryland Mourns the Loss of Wicomico County Executive Bob Culver

Maryland leaders mourn the loss of Wicomico County Executive Bob Culver, who passed away on July 26.

CulverBob Culver, Wicomico County Executive and MACo Board Member, lost his battle with liver cancer on July 26.

Mr. Culver was a lifelong Marylander, who was raised on a farm in Salisbury and attended Wicomico County schools. He graduated from Salisbury University, having studied economics and business, and had a successful career in real estate sales, construction, and land development, as well as being a local restaurant owner.

Mr. Culver joined the Wicomico County Council in 2010, later being elected to County Executive in 2014 and re-elected in 2018. He had served on MACo’s Legislative Committee since 2012 and joined the MACo Board of Directors in 2019, assisting to lead the Association’s legislative, administrative, and strategic plans.

A post from Mr. Culver’s official Facebook page said he “passed peacefully in his sleep surrounded by his family this morning. Well known for his spirit and tenacity, he had fought a courageous battle for several months.”

MACo joins many Maryland leaders in mourning the loss of Bob Culver, dedicated public servant and friend.