Dakota Lynn Frost, 23, of Russell, Kansas, passed away Sunday, July 10, 2016 at his home.
Dakota was born September 16, 1992 in Hays, Kansas, the son of Gerald and Vickie (Pence) Frost. He grew up and attended schools in Natoma, Salina and Russell.
Dakota started working in the oil patch when he was 17 years old. He was a roughneck and driller. He enjoyed the oil field life very much. He also worked a short time for APCO Wire.
Dakota attended the Trinity United Methodist Church. He loved to hunt, fish,and work on cars with his dad and brothers. He also enjoyed video games. He loved spending time with family and greatly enjoyed playing with his nieces and nephews.
Dakota’s surviving family include his father, Gerald Frost and mother, Vickie Frost both of Russell, Kansas; twin brother, Dalton Frost, brother Ethan Frost (Mercadies Cosgrove) of Russell, Kansas; brother, Shane Michaelis of Colorado; sisters, Amanda Fabian Valadez (Cruz Enoe) of Russell, Kansas and Amber Frost of Lawrence, Kansas; grandmother, Marjoane Frost of Russell, Kansas; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents and paternal grandfather.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, July 15, 2016 at the Trinity United Methodist Church of Russell. Friends may greet the family the morning of the service from 9:00 AM to service time at the church. Cremation has preceded the services. A Memorial has been established as the Dakota Frost Memorial Fund. Contributions and condolences may be sent to Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary of Russell, who is in charge of these arrangements.