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July 25, 2013

Frederick W. Voss

The Daily Star

---- — Frederick W. Voss

WORCESTER — Frederick W. Voss, 96, passed peacefully into the hands of our Lord July 21, 2013, after a long battle in which he was a beacon of grace, courage, good humor, and love for all around him.

Born June 2, 1917, in Manhattan, he was the son of William and Anna (Seebode) Voss, and life partner of Lorraine Margaret (Hoehn) Voss. They celebrated their 67th anniversary on June 8.

Fred is survived by Lorraine, 88; daughter, Sandra; son, Daniel; son-in-law, Charles Whitney; daughter-in-law, Maria Voss; grandchildren, Erin Brenner, Brooke Foret, Richard Voss, Jonathan Burke, Aaryn Burke and Catherine Keating; niece, Carolyn Calandra; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by a brother, Karl Hohmann.

Above all, Fred was devoted to his family. He’s still with us; always will be.

Viewing will be 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, July 26, at the E.J. Skinner Co. Funeral Chapel, 155 Main St., Worcester.

The funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 27, at the Worcester United Methodist Church, 111 Main St.

Those who wish may contribute to the Worcester American Legion, P.O. Box 191, Worcester or to the United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 310, Worcester, NY 12197.

Those wishing to leave condolences may do so at Fred W. Voss’ Facebook page or at the