Victor Dirk Unroe 68 a lifelong Frankfort resident gave up his 3 year battle with cancer, Monday, October 11, 2010 at 5:30 a.m. at home with his family. Born May 31, 1942 to Madeline (Freeman) Unroe, he was lovingly raised by Fred L. and Doris (Everett) Unroe. They all preceded him in death. Dirk was a 1960 graduate of Frankfort High School and served in the U.S. Army from 1962-1964. He retired in 1991 from the Norfolk and Southern Railroad after 31 years of service. He was also self-employed, helping those in need of construction and repairs. He was past member of the Utility Service Board, Frankfort and a working servant of the Woodside Christian Church until he was no longer able. May his life and passing be a comfort to those who knew and loved him, knowing that he is at peace.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 14th at Goodwin Funeral Home with Jim Eldridge officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, October 13th from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Cancer Fund, envelopes will be available.
He married Yvonne Jones on October 25, 1968 at the Woodside Christian Church and she survives. Also surviving are his loving son & daughter-in-law, Victor Corbin (JoAnn) Unroe, along with two grandchildren, whom he adored, Carrie JoAnn Unroe and Victor Clayton Unroe.