March 26, 1913--Sept. 15, 2005
BIRD CITY -- Robert "Bob" Wilson Voorhies, 92, died Thursday (Sept. 15, 2005) at Good Samaritan Village in St. Francis.
He was born March 26, 1913, in Rawlins County, Kan. He was a farmer.
Survivors include his wife, Gertrude "Trudy" Voorhies of Bird City; sons, Kent Voorhies of McDonald, Kan., and Terry Voorhies of Tina, Mo.; daughters, Kim Faylor of St. Francis and Sherry Pachecl of Elko, Nev.; 11 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.
Services were today at Knodel Funeral Home in St. Francis. Interment will be at Grace Cemetery in McDonald, Kan.
Memorials are being accepted in his name at Good Samaritan Village in St. Francis.
Knodel Funeral Home in St. Francis is in charge of arrangements.