Zabor Funeral Home Inc.
5680 Pearl Road Parma, OH 44129,
between Snow & Ridge Road
DIRK, Francis J. “Frank”

DIRK, Francis J. “Frank”

FRANCIS “FRANK” J. DIRK. Age 77. Beloved husband of Mary (nee Ferko). Loving father of Christine Moore (Walt), Brian (Valerie), David, and Diane McGuigan (Charlie). Beloved grandfather of Alex and Ryan Moore, Andrew and Alison Dirk, and Kayla and Emma McGuigan. Dear brother of Richard deceased (Lynn), Donna Squires, Gregory (Donna), and John (Darla). Dear uncle, cousin and friend to many. Frank was a fireman in Parma Heights for 27 years. He was an active volunteer at U.H. Parma, Playhouse Square, and the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. He was also the “cook” for the St. Bridget Holy Name Society.

VISITATION TUESDAY, AUGUST 21ST FROM 3-5 AND 6-8 AT ZABOR FUNERAL HOME 5680 PEARL RD. PARMA (between Ridge and Snow). FUNERAL MASS WEDNESDAY AT ST. BRIDGET OF KILDARE PARISH AT 10AM. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. To offer condolences visit

Messages of Condolence

  1. Frank was a wonderful neighbor and great friend to our family for many years. May he rest in God’s gentle care and comfort and peace. All our love to all the Dirk family. With beautiful memories and much love, The Bishop Family

  2. Mary, Christine, Brian, David, and Diane,

    We are so sorry for your loss. Frank was truly one of the good guys. He was, I know, a wonderful husband and father. He was also a good friend to us and we will miss him so very much.

    Our prayers are with you as you deal with the loss of this remarkable man that you called husband, father and grandfather.

    Sue and John

  3. To The Family:
    I’m truly sorry for your loss. I hope that during this difficult time you find solace in family, friends and even well meaning strangers. I hope that you also find peace and solace through prayer, because Our Heavenly Father and Creator will help you to endure the pain of loss.

  4. Dear Diane and family,

    My deepest condolences to you and your family. You are all in my prayers.



  5. Mary and family:

    Please accept our prayers for you in this time of your loss. It was my privilege to have worked with Frank those many years. He will be missed.

  6. Dear Mary & Family,
    Our sincerest condolences to all of you. Memories of Frank over all the years are of a very gentle man, a devoted and loving husband, father, and proud grandpa, an excellent provider, an outstanding citizen and very faith-filled ST. Bridget family member and friend, and, a devoted runner! What a privilege to have been touched by his humble example and kindness. The St. Bridget / Parma Hts. communities’ loss is truly Heaven’s gain.
    Our love to each of you…
    Gary & Jayne

  7. To the Frank family and friends deepest condolences for the loss of your loved one Dirk. Very soon Jesus Christ will call the loved ones we have lost in death will answer awakened from the sleep of death Acts 24:15; John 5: 28, 29, right here on a brand new Paradise Earth no more sickness pain or death Life Without End Revelation 21:1-5.

  8. My deepest condolence to the entire family. Prayers for Strength and Peace for you all.
    Betty Gresham

  9. Our deepest sympathies to you and your family John. We are so sorry for your loss and pray that you find comfort in knowing that so many people care and love you.
    Love, Randy & Elena

  10. I am deeply sorry for your loss. There’s a promise god makes us at Acts 24:15. I hope you can find comfort in this.

  11. Dear Mary and Family,
    Such a good man. . .we know that he is enjoying his eternal reward and is sitting at the feet of Our Lord.

    Sadly, you have to bear the pain of separation for now, and our thoughts and prayers go out to you.

    Our heartfelt condolences,
    Stan and Karen

  12. I’m sorry for your family’s loss. I enjoyed working with Frank. Frank has touched a number of lifes, including through his volunteering.

  13. Deepest condolences from the Flannery family. We are so sorry to hear about your family’s loss.

    May God hold your father in the palm of his hand.

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