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Carl J. Voges, 88

Oct 7, 2018

Carl Voges

Bricelyn – Carl Junior Voges, age 88, died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018 at his home, surrounded by his family. A funeral service was held Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 at North Blue Earth Lutheran Church in Brush Creek Township, Faribault County. Pr. Nancy Dreier officiated and burial was in the church cemetery with Military Honors accorded by the Bricelyn American Legion Post. To leave an online condolence, please visit brussheitner.com

Carl Junior Voges was born April 21, 1930 in rural Faribault County, the son of Herman and Emma (Bruhns) Voges. He graduated from Minnesota Lake High School in 1949. He was in the Air Force. He married his wife, Phyllis on July 5, 1956 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Easton.

Carl is survived by children, Robert Voges, of Bricelyn, JeanAnn Eisenhauer (Randy Wilson), of Bricelyn, Jane Anderson (Will Culbertson), of Bricelyn, Janice (Russ) Berndt, of Good Thunder, John (Dawn) Voges, of Angora, and Sara Voges of Bricelyn; grandchildren, Jessica Anderson, JoAnna (Dana) Helgeson, Tina (Jason) Kozisek, Jennie Anderson (Aaron Wendt), Jamie (Jason) Shure, Tara (Ryan) Nelson, Katie (Sky) Wigen, Cody Berndt (Kari Darrington), Brandon (Kelsey) Berndt, Jeremiah Voges and Lillian Voges; great-grandchildren, Taylor, Dylan, Jordyn, August, Caiden, Madisyn, Anastazia, Calvin, Trey, Brynlee, his birthday partner Margaret, Brody and Rhys; two special nephews that lived with the family during their high school years, Howard (Marchella) Voges and David (Jan) Voges; special friend of the family who Carl called his adopted son, Gordy Peterson; sister, Audrey Cooper; sisters-in law, Mary Scofield, Marlys (Mark) Segar, Kay (Ambrose) Sonnek; brothers-in-law, Jerry (Janice) Evenson, Paul Evenson. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis in 2015; his parents, three sisters, two brothers; six brothers-in-law and two sisters-in-law.