Obituary Notice: Donald L. Voyzey

Donald L. Voyzey, 75, formerly of: Youngstown, NY and Philipsburg died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 at the Newfane Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, Newfane, NY.

Born Aug. 18, 1937 in Rush Township, he was the son of the late Alfred and Selena (Cotter) Voyzey.

On Jan. 16, 1959 in Philipsburg, he married Verna Jean “Sis” (Myers) Voyzey, who died Feb. 24, 1993.

He’s survived by six children Donald Voyzey Jr. of Martinsburg, WV; Mary Anne Schiro (Michael Ryan)   of Ransomville, NY; Barbara Wilson (Stanley) of Newfane, NY;

Keith Voyzey (Lori) of Springfield, VA; Kevin Voyzey (Scott Stiller) of Onoville, NY; and Gregory Voyzey (Paulette) of Grand Island, NY.

Also surviving are 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

He was the last of his generation.

Mr. Voyzey was a member of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Greek Catholic Church, Hawk Run.

He was a millwright and retired from Occidental Chemical, Niagara Falls, NY.

A graveside service and burial will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the St. John the Baptist Orthodox Cemetery, Hawk Run, with Fr. Peter Benyo officiating. At Mr. Voyzey’s request, there will be no public viewing.

Arrangements are under the direction of the David K. Dahlgren Funeral Home, 228 N. Centre St. Philipsburg, PA 16866.

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