Jerry W. Voorhees, 66, of rural Veedersburg, IN, passed away 10:00 AM Friday October 14, 2022 at his residence with his family at his side.
Jerry was born February 11, 1956 in Crawfordsville, IN, the son of Wilbur Dean and Barbara Lucille (Cox) Voorhees. He married Jo Anne Evans February 28, 1975 in Attica IN.
He is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Larry Richard Voorhees, Thomas Ray Voorhees, and an infant brother, Robert Dale Voorhees.
Surviving family include his wife, Jo Anne Voorhees, Veedersburg; two sons, Jeremy Wayne Voorhees, Veedersburg; Jered Lee (Christine Kelley) Voorhees, Williamsport; a daughter, Jessica Lynn (Charles Sellers) Voorhees, Iroquois, IL; three brothers, James Dean Voorhees, Crawfordsville; Dale Michael (Deb) Voorhees, Veedersburg; Daniel Joe Voorhees, Veedersburg; two sisters, Betty Jane (Mike) Garland, Texas; Mary Ann (Gary) Townsend, Crawfordsville; two grandchildren, Tiffany Marie (Prasanna) Acharya; and Baylin Paige (Kailee Richardson) Voorhees.
Jerry graduated from Fountain Central High School in 1974; where he enjoyed playing football. He was employed at Fleetwood Travel Trailers for 34 years, and Crown Cork & Seal for 7 years; both in Crawfordsville. He enjoyed family camping trips around the area; including one camping trip to California. He also enjoyed fishing, small game hunting, working in the yard and tending to the flowers.
Visitation is 4:00 – 7:00 PM Monday October 17, 2022 at Dickerson Funeral Home in Veedersburg. Funeral service is 11:00 AM Tuesday October 18, 2022 at the funeral home with Pastor Gary Johnson officiating. Burial will follow service at Rockfield Cemetery near Veedersburg. Online condolences at www.dickersonfuneralhome.com