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“Dear Mary and Raymond's Family, I send you my sincere sympathy in the loss of my cousin Raymond. It sure was difficult to think we had to lose him...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Jean Dasso (Poehlman) - Moline, IL

“I was shocked and saddened to hear about Ray's death. Praying for you guys! Hope that you are able to be surrounded by family and friends during...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Doriann Davis Moerer - Denver, CO

“My prayers and thoughts are with the Voorhees family. I enjoyed being around Ray for nearly 25 years and considered him a great mentor and friend. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Mike Norwood - Fort Wayne, IN

“Deepest sympathies on the loss of your husband , father and grandfather. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Kent Miller - Fort Wayne, IN

“Goodness, this was a terrible shock and he will be greatly missed by all his friends at Praise and elsewhere. We will keep the whole family in our...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Susan & Ken Till - Fort Wayne, IN

“It was a pleasure to work with Ray for almost 17 years at MacDonald Machinery Company. Ray was a kind, straight-forward individual that customer's...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Mel Crago - Fort Wayne, IN


Ray Voorhees , 63, passed away Sunday, October 30, 2011 at his home in Huntertown. Born in Washington , IL, Ray worked as a salesman with MacDonald Machinery for 29 years, retiring in 2009. He was a member of Praise Lutheran Church. Ray enjoyed fixing things, woodworking and loved spending time with his family. Surviving are his loving wife of 42 years Mary Voorhees of Huntertown, mother, Selma S. Voorhees of Eureka, IL, sons, Jeffrey L. (Melissa) Voorhees of Westerville, OH and Nicholas C. (Erica Marti) Voorhees of Las Vegas, NV, grandchildren, Evelyn and Job, sisters, Connie (Larry) Goldberg of Buffalo Grove, IL and Anna (Randall) Lundgren of Archer, FL and brother, Eldon Voorhees of Eureka, IL. Raymond was preceded in death by his father, Louis Voorhees, brother, Delmar Voorhees and nephew, Philip Hunter. Service is 11 a.m. Thursday at Praise Lutheran Church, 1115 W. Dupont Road with calling 1 hour prior. Calling also 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at D.O. McComb and Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Road. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to Praise Lutheran Church. To sign the online guest book, go to www.mccombandsons.com.