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Gary Voeller

Jul 28, 2017


Gary D. Voeller

Sep. 8, 1975-Jul.18, 2017

Gary D. Voeller passed away at age 41 on July 18th, 2017 in a tragic vehicle accident near Grand Forks. He was born in Rugby, North Dakota on September 8th, 1975. Gary was the second child of Duane and Margaret (Schneider) Voeller.

Gary grew up in Rugby and graduated from Rugby High School, the class of 1995. While in high school, Gary worked at Bickler’s Jack & Jill. He completed his education

at North Dakota College of Science in Wahpeton for welding. After college, Gary moved to Grand Forks where he worked as a welder for a short time and then for Leevers Foods. Gary was working in the commissary at the Grand Forks Air Force Base and was on his way to work when he was killed in the accident. He will be greatly missed by many.

Gary enjoyed watching NASCAR and Vikings football games. He liked hunting and really loved fishing.

He is survived by his parents of Rugby and his siblings: Michael, Richard, Diane, Renae, Karen (Andrew) Lafferty, Daniel, Donovan (Crystal), Sharon, and Steven, all of

Grand Forks; nieces and nephews, Kyle, Amanda, Emily, and Brandon Voeller, and Sophia and Emmitt Robert Lafferty; many aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Gary was preceded in death by his grandparents: Walter and Eleanor Voeller and Leo and Magdalena Schneider.

Mass of Christian Burial were held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 24th at the Little Flower Catholic Church, Rugby with burial in the church cemetery.

Organist: Glenda Mack

Vocal Leader/Cantor: Sara Selensky

Casket Bearers: Brothers, Donovan L., Daniel W., Steven D., Richard D., and Mike D. Voeller; Brother-in-law, Andy Lafferty

Arrangements with the Anderson Funeral Home of Rugby. Online registry: www.funeralsbyanderson.com

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