Paul Edmund Voight Sr.
Paul Edmund Voight, Sr. 70, of Prosperity, PA, died at 9:45 PM Thursday, April 13, 2017, in his home following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.
He was born Saturday, August 31, 1946 in Washington, PA. A son of the late Paul Jackson Voight and Eva Raber Voight.
Mr. Voight was a Veteran having served with the United States Army. He was a 35 year member of the Waynesburg Eagle Club #598 where he was Past President and held the office of Aerie Trustee. He loved working on cars, tending to his flowers and doing yard work. During his life he had worked as a mechanic and later a shaft worker at the Emerald Coal Mine in Waynesburg.
He is survived by his Wife: Sue (Blakovich) Voight, whom he married on June 02, 1966.
Also surviving are 1 Daughter: Rebecca (Danny) Ullom, of Waynesburg, PA., 3 Sons: Paul E. (Glenda) Voight, Jr. of Church Hill, TN., Michael J. Voight, of Surgoinsville, TN., and William R. (Casey) Voight, of Surgoinsville, TN. 14 Grandchildren and 4 Great Grandchildren., 1Sister: Jean Duncan, of Tyler, TX., 4 Brothers:
Paul J.(Ellen) Voight, of Chester, WV., William R. (Sheila) Voight, of New Matamoras, OH., Robert A. Voight, of NC., and Phillip (Becky) Voight, of New Martinsville, WV., and several nieces and nephews.
Deceased are 1 Sister and 1 Brother.
The family would like to thank Amedisys Hospice for all the care given to their loved one.
Friends will be received from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Monday, April 17, 2017 in the Milliken and Throckmorton FH, Inc. Daryl L. Throckmorton Owner/Director,197 N. Maiden St Waynesburg, PA 15370 where services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Tuesday, April 18, 2017 with Pastor David McElroy officiating. Burial will be private. The family ask that in lieu of flowers donations be made to the American Cancer Society, PA. Division, Inc. S/W Region 320 Bilmar Dr., Pittsburgh, PA.15205-4620. Information is online at www.milliken-throckmortonfh.com.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 11:00AM
Friends will be received at the Waynesburg Funeral Home on Monday, April 17, 2017 from 2:00PM to 4:00PM and 6:00PM to 8:00PM with services on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 11:00AM with Pastor David McElroy officiating. Burial will be Private.