Peter Voorhees, 67, of Longboat Key, died Nov. 22, after a battle with melanoma.
He married his wife, Pam, in a surprise wedding on his 50th birthday and also loved his family, friends, home on Longboat Key and cabin on Hunt Lake in upstate New York, boating, The Albany Academy gang, entertaining, photography and practical jokes.
Mr. Voorhees is remembered for his enjoyment of life to the fullest and sense of humor. He appreciated antique cars, fine art, music and golf.
Mr. Voorhees is survived by his wife, Pam; sisters, Martha Blackman, of Delmar, N.Y., and Carol Voorhees, of Niskayuna, N.Y.
A private celebration of life will take place at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in Mr. Vorhees’ honor to The Albany Academies, 135 Academy Road, Albany, N.Y., 12208; reference the Ernie Steck Scholarship Fund.
Currently 0 Responses
2 Florida's Children First 2014 Sarasota Reception
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
16 Pillar of Hope Open House
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
17 Taste of St. Armands
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
17 Night of Fish, Fun & Fright
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Goliath grouper lives up to name
Talk about a real big fish.
Mazel tov to Klauber and Mancini
The West Coast Florida Region of AJC (American Jewish Committee) will honor Michael Klauber and Phil Mancini, of Michael’s On East, with its Civic Achievement Award in November.
Bob Havel celebrates 90 years with family members
Bob Havel recently celebrated his 90th birthday on Longboat Key with 24 members of his family.