THE FLAGLER TRIBUNE
Thursday, October 18, 1945
Victor W. McKenzie, 43, of St. Augustine, former resident of Bunnell, died in St. Vincent's hospital in Jacksonville tonight from a heart disease, it has just been learned.
He has been in failing health for several months, but had been in the hospital only a few days prior to his death.
Mr. McKenzie left Bunnell about five years ago after having spent most of his life here where he owned and operated a mercantile business.
Funeral arrangements have not been completed, pending the possible arrival of his son, Pfc. V. W. McKenzie who is now with his army unit in France.
THE FLAGLER TRIBUNE
Thursday, October 25, 1945
Funeral services for Victor W. McKenzie, 42, former business man of Bunnell, were held here at the Methodist Church Sunday afternoon with the Rev. W. O. Luttrell of St. Augustine officiating, assisted by Rev. A. A. Godfrey, local pastor.
Burial was made in the family plot at Espanola Cemetery where a son and brother of Mr. McKenzie are also buried.
Garcia Funeral Home of St. Augustine was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. McKenzie, who had been in the insurance business in New Smyrna, DeLand and St. Augustine for the past five years, died in a Jacksonville hospital last Thursday.
Prior to entering the insurance field he was engaged in a mercantile business here with his father for many years, having spent most of his life here.
Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Etha C. McKenzie; a son, V. W. McKenzie, Jr., now with the U. S. Army in Europe; a daughter, Virginia McKenzie, a student at Stetson University at DeLand; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. H. McKenzie of Bunnell; two sisters, Mrs. J. O. White of New Smyrna Beach and Mrs. H. C. Long of Jacksonville, and one brother, Mr. D. M. McKenzie, also of Jacksonville.
Active pallbearers were: A. M. McDaniel, Charles Warner, Robert A Jones, James A. Henderson, W. G Bankhead and W. D. Nydegger. Those included in the honorary pall bearers were: George Allen, Walter Cody, H. C. Miller, C. G Shinn, T. E. Holden, O. F. Alford, M. B. Fuller, H. L. Spears, W. J. Hamrick, J. T. Shepherd, J. H. McKnight, R. W. Deen, Sr., K. K. Knight, Claude G. Varn, G. W. Lee, W. H. Norman and Frank Simpson.