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Joan M. Voorhees

Joan M. Voorhees

Joan M. Voorhees, 63, of Williams Township, PA, formerly of Frenchtown, NJ, passed away on Monday, February 3, 2020 at her home.

Born March 6, 1956 in Southampton, Long Island, NY, Joan lived in Brooklyn, NY, before moving to Kingwood Township in 1964. She attended Kingwood Township School and graduated from Delaware Valley Regional High School in 1974. She lived in Frenchtown, NJ before moving to Williams Township, PA one year ago. Joan worked as an LPN, a private duty nurse, and a hospice nurse for many years. Most recently, she worked as a deli worker at the Frenchtown Citgo, for several years. Joan enjoyed fishing with her beloved husband. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Joan is survived by her beloved husband of forty-three years Richard L.Voorhees, her mother Elfriede G. Bennett, her sister Barbara C. Bennett and her daughter Helena G. Hull, her husband Thomas D. Hull and their three children. She was predeceased by her father Basil M.Bennett.

Funeral services will be private at the request of the family. Arrangements are under the care of the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Milford, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can made through The National Diabetes Foundation at


From: Sandra Search
Elfrieda, So sorry to read this. Hugs to all. Hope to see you in June.

From: Sara Voorhees Pessel
I am so very sorry for your loss, Dickie, Helena, Tom and family. There are no words I can write that will take away the shock, heartache, and pain in losing your beloved wife and mom and grandmother. If there is anything I can do from afar, please give me a call. I have been through this myself so I open my heart and arms to each of you should you need to talk to someone. Praying for peace and light for you all. Your loving cousin, Sara

From: Amanda Solheim
Sorry for your loss!

From: Laura C.
To all of Joan’s family, please hear my heartfelt condolences. Know how deeply grateful I feel to have known her; I was new in town and she made me feel so welcome - her smile, many kindnesses, open heart and ears - her light and love, true friendship- I will cherish always. Her spirit will live on in me in so many ways... Peace to all

From: Jimmy
So sorry for your lose may Joan RIP.

From: Patricia MoranAtheras
I am so sorry and heartbroken for your loss. Joan was such a beautiful special person . I truly will miss her hugs and seeing her in town . God Bless you all .

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