James Anthony Yunker

2/4/1965 – 10/19/2017

James Anthony “Jim” Yunker died suddenly Thursday, October 19, 2017. Jim was born February 4, 1965 and was originally from Illinois, but currently resided in Wendell, North Carolina. Jim was a loving father, husband, and friend who worked for the City of Raleigh. Jim is survived by his loving wife Teresa, his mother, Bonnie Yunker, his two brothers Robert and John Boy and two sisters, Dawn Jackson and Michelle Yunker. Jim is also survived by his five sons and two daughters, Jake, Brandon and Corey Krcivoy as well as Jamie, Brian, Justin, and Haley Yunker. Jim had two grandchildren, Michael and Jordan Yunker. Jim loved spending time around the farm grilling with his family and friends. Jim loved his 1957 Chevy, MGD, movies, and pierogies. He loved going to the race track with his buddies and making everyone laugh. Jim was an honest, hardworking, and loving man. He will be missed by all who knew him but we are all thankful for the many good memories with Jim. A service to celebrate his life will be held Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the residence of Chris and Sandy Jones, 3005 Edendale Lane, Wendell, North Carolina, 27591.


  • Uncle Rick and Aunt Helen Posted October 25, 2017 12:17 pm

    Teresa, so sorry to hear about Jim. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. What a sad, traumatic week for you all. Cherish your memories until you and Jim meet again. We love you.

  • Diana Tyler Posted October 29, 2017 10:30 pm

    Teresa just heard about Jim passing. I’m truly sorry for your loss. He was a good man for the short time I knew him. Take care and God bless you and Haley.

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