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Nov. 29, 1920-July 26, 2013

Francis Edward Kroboth, 92, died Friday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

He was the son of the late Kaytan and Mary Kroboth, and was the widower of Elsie May Kroboth.

A son, Captain Stanley Neal Kroboth, also preceded him in death.

He was a retired high school teacher, and had served in the United States Air Force for 28 years.

A graveside service will be held at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery.

Mr. Kroboth is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Francis Edward II "Ed" and Jan Kroboth of Goldsboro; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

In honoring Francis' life, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Place, Goldsboro, N.C., 27534.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the Kroboth family, and online condolences may be sent through www.shumate-faulk.com.


Published in Obituaries on July 28, 2013 2:50 PM