Douglas B. Voran
Douglas Brent Voran, 56, of Youngwood, passed away in the early morning hours of Saturday, March 27, 2010. He was born July 19, 1953, on Honshu Island in Kobe, Japan. He is survived by two loving parents; his father, the Rev. Peter Voran, and mother, Lois Voran, of Newton, Kan. He is also survived by three children, whom he cared for deeply; son, Brandon Voran, 32, of Kansas City, Mo., daughter, Nichole Voran, 26, of Southwest Pennsylvania, along with fiance Keith Prinkey, 26, and daughter, Chelsea Funk, 20, of Johnstown. His grandchildren were the light of his life, and he is survived by three: Layla Voran, 9, of Kansas City, Mo., Keith Prinkey Jr., 4, of Southwest Pennsylvania, and Natalya Prinkey, 3, of Southwest Pennsylvania. Douglas is also survived by three siblings, Dr. David Voran, of Kansas City, Mo., Debbie Graber, of Newton, Kan., as well as Daniel Voran, of Bow, Wash. He was working on obtaining his Master of Science degree in accounting. He spent most of his life learning all he could. He loved reading, writing, and playing golf. Douglas was a kind man who did everything he could for his children, and will be missed greatly. "For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven." Ecclesiastes 3. Friends will be received from 3 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at the C. RICHARD McCAULEY FUNERAL HOME INC., 101 S. Fourth St., Youngwood, where services will begin at 4 p.m. with his father, the Rev. Peter Voran, officiating. Contributions may be made to the funeral home to help defray funeral expenses.