Kyle F. Voorhees, Sandy Lake passed away unexpectedly Wednesday evening, October 28, 2020 at his residence. He was 60.
Kyle was born in Grove City on December 18, 1959, a son of Emil B. “Dutch” and Beverly J. (Carlson) Voorhees. He was a 1978 graduate of Lakeview High School and then embarked on a career as a bricklayer with B.A.C. Local 9 of Western Pennsylvania.
He was an avid outdoors man, enjoying many trips fishing and hunting with his family. He always treasured the times that he was able to fish with his Uncle Denny Carlson on the many fishing trips to Canada. He was a music buff, who enjoyed playing the guitar for his own enjoyment, the Beetles were his favorite group. He had the ability to amaze people with his knowledge of the lyrics for any song that was played from almost any era. He is remembered for his great sense of humor and was always a pleasure to be around. Kyle had discovered a small Caribbean Island, Isla Mujeres, which he would often frequent, where he was able to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and enjoy the great natural wealth that it offered.
Kyle is survived by his mother, Beverly J. Voorhees, Sandy Lake; a sister, Kim E. (Doug) Zurawski, Pittsburgh; two brothers, Mark B. Voorhees, Sandy Lake and Matt B. (Violet) Voorhees, Newport News, VA.; two uncles, Dennis W. Carlson, Stoneboro and Ronald L. (Pati) Voorhees, Stoneboro; a niece, Summer Neal; a nephew, Mark A. (Mary) Voorhees and several step nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Emil “Dutch” Voorhees.
“Rest In Peace, Man”
Due to the current COVID 19 restrictions, a Celebration of Kyle’s Life will be held at a later date.
The family has suggested that memorial tributes may be made to the Lakeview Community Public Library, P.O. Box 622, Sandy Lake, PA 16145 or to an Animal Shelter of the Donor's Choice.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Robert L. Snyder Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 3223 Perry Hwy., Sheakleyville.
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