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Robert Lee Dirks

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“Im very sorry I cannot attend the service. Bob was a fine gentleman and will be missed by many. ”
1 of 1 | Posted by: Debbie Devores - Beckley, WV

Robert was born on July 11, 1939 and passed away in October 2019.

Robert was a resident of Wytheville, Virginia at the time of passing.

After graduating, Bob began his professional career in St. Louis, MO, as a high school history and physical education teacher and wrestling coach, and then moved to Hargarve Military Academy in Chatham, VA, where many young men's lives were shaped through his teaching and coaching.

Visitation is Sunday, 6 October, from 6:00-8:00pm and funeral services, officiated by the family, will be Monday, 7 October at 11:00am. Following entombment at West End Cemetery Mausoleum, there will be a luncheon at Wytheville Fitness Center until 2:30 pm.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donation be made to Wytheville Community College Endowment Education Fund in remembrance of Renea Jonas Englar, 1000 East Main Street, Wytheville, VA 24382.