Jerome H. Voigt, 85
Dec. 6, 1926 - Nov. 16, 2012
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at St. Mary's Cathedral, St. Cloud for Jerome H. Voigt, age 85 of St. Cloud who passed away on Friday, November 16, 2012 at the St. Cloud Hospital. Reverend Anthony Oelrich and Reverend Mr. Richard Scheierl will officiate. Burial will take place with military honors at Calvary Cemetery, St. Cloud.
Family and friends may call from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Monday and after 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud. Parish prayers will be at 4:00 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home in St. Cloud.
Jerome was born on December 6, 1926 in St. Cloud, Minnesota to George and Anna (Dirks) Voigt. He was a U.S. Army
Veteran of WWII
. Jerome married Ellen E. Primus on September 15, 1949 at St. Mary's Cathedral, St. Cloud. He was employed by Monumental Sales in St. Cloud as a Draftsman and later as Production Manager for 39 years, retiring in 1989. Jerome was a member of the Central Minnesota Radio Controllers Club, St. Mary's Cathedral, where he served as Acolyte and Eucharistic Minister.
Jerome was an accomplished wood craftsman, he loved to fish, build and fly his model airplanes.
Survivors include his wife, Ellen; children, Mark (Jan) of Clear Lake, Margaret of Union, Washington, Paul (Sandy) of St. Augusta, Rose (Peter) Fritz of St. Augusta, Peter (Karen) of Avon, and Tim (Cheryl) of St. Augusta; 14 grandchildren; and 21 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Clarence and Sylvester; and sister, Alvera Horvath.
Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers.