- Birth Name Frederick Funk
- Birth Place Takoma Park, Maryland
- Famous Name Fred Funk
- Net Worth 14 million
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity White
- Currently Married Yes
- Married to Sharon Funk (m. 1994)
- Divorce N/A
- Children 3
A perfect golfer must possesses the quality of strength, flexibility and proper balance and Fred Funk who was born as Fred Hunk possesses all those qualities and has proves himself one of the successful names in the field of golf. He is an American professional golfer. He was extremely talented who excelled on his job. Currently, he plays on the PGA Tour and Champions Tour. He was born to American father and mother in 1956 and Takoma, Park, Maryland, United States was his birthplace. He carries a nationality of USA. His ethnical background is white and a zodiac sign is Gemini.
From his early age, he has shown his strong ability in sports. He tried out in several sports. At his early age, he boxed eight years for a junior boys club. He attended High Point School in Beltsville, Maryland and played golf from his school team. After graduating from High Point, he attended University of Maryland, College Park, but was cut from the golf team in 1975. Later after that, he had to move to Prince George’s Community College, then after two years he turns back to UM and played golf. As he was good on his studies, so he had taken a degree in law enforcement from University of Maryland. He turned professional in 1981 and from 1989; he has been associate with PGA Tour. He has a wonderful PGA tour career and apart from that, he associated with Champions Tour since 2006. He still playing in several PGA Tour and devoting most of his time in Champions tour.
Throwing some lights towards his personal life, he is a married man. He got a married to a gorgeous woman named “Sharon” in 1994. They knotted together in 1994. He has shared his enjoyable moment with his spouse for 22 long years and it seems it will continue until the existence of their life. The couple is blessed by their children. They have a son and daughter. His son Taylor Christian was born in 1995and plays golf for the Ponte Vedra High School and manages to win the Florida 2A state championship in October 2013. He also has makes his appearance in the documentary movies Short Game Golf (2006) and Chicken Soup: Conversations for the Golfer’s Soul (2007). He was also inducted into University of Maryland Athletic Hall of Fame as well as a state of Maryland Athletic Hall of Fame.
Outstanding player, Fred has huge amount of fan followers that he acquired through social networking sites. People also followed and read his tweets on Twitter. Despite of 59, he manages himself to look young and handsome. He has an average height of five feet and eight inches. He earns a healthy salary. His estimated net worth is around $14 million. For more additional info about him can be seen on Wiki.