Obituary of James Vooght
James H. Vooght, a retired control engineer for Dematic, and a former resident of Stony Point, died Friday, August 17, 2018 at his home in Wurtsboro. He was 69.
The son of the late Herbert Vooght and Elsa Ritchie Vooght, he was born February 9, 1949 in Brooklyn.
Jamie was a veteran of the United States Army, a former Scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 61 of Stony Point, NY and an active member of the Mamakating Seniors.
He is survived by his two sons: James S. Vooght & his wife Jessica of Garnerville, and Richard J. Vooght & his wife Hannah of Highland Lakes, NJ; brother: Roger Vooght & his wife Christine, and their children: Carrie (Dana) Loud and Thomas (Jayna) Vooght of East Boothbay, ME; his longtime love: Fran X. Toepfer of Wurtsboro; and her children Chuck (Laurie) Toepfer, Dan (Miriam) Toepher, Greg (Mary) Toepfer, Mary (Bob) Glennon and Grandpop to Tyler, Sofia, Daniel, Ellie, Katie, and Jack and his furry grandbabies Harley, Velma, and Lady.
Family & friends are invited to gather on Thursday, August 23 from 4:00 to 7:00pm at the VanInwegen-Kenny, Inc. Funeral Home, 111 Sullivan Street in Wurtsboro with a memorial service starting at 6:30pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference, 600 Ramapo Valley Road, Mahwah, NJ 07430.
Arrangements under the direction of the VanInwegen-Kenny, Inc. Funeral Home of Wurtsboro. For additional information or to send an online condolence, please visit www.kennyfuneralhome.com .
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