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In loving memory of
Robert John Voorhees
  • June 09, 1924
  • -
  • March 09, 2020

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Robert John Voorhees, 95, of North Ft. Myers, FL passed away on March 9, 2020 at Hope Hospice in Cape Coral. He was born on June 9, 1924 in Jersey City, NJ to the late Robert Nevin Voorhees and Hannah (Clayton) Voorhees. Robert served in the United States Navy and was a World War II Veteran. He was the owner of many Racehorses, and he was the owner of Jules Restaurant in Jersey City, NJ. Robert was a member of the American Legion and he loved BINGO. He is survived by his son, Carl Voorhees and his wife Lynn; his son, Gerard Voorhees and his wife Marleen; his daughter, Judy Grocki; his daughter, Barbara Giordano; his son, John Vitelli; his brother, Artie Voorhees; his grandchildren, Melissa, Julia, Nicole, Christina, Michelle, Jennifer, Victoria, Elise, David, Lisa, Laura, and John, and his close and dear companion, Fran Moffitt. Robert was preceded in death by his wife, Rita Voorhees, his son, James Vitelli, and his daughter, Lynne Free. Arrangements are under the care and trust of Baldwin Brothers Funeral and Cremation Society, FT. Myers, FL.


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  1. Don Walker says:
    25 Dec 2020
    My sincere regrets to your family. Bob and Rita helped me make it through my high school and college years with a great job and plenty of meals. I will never forget them or the Jules family and those who worked at the restaurant

    Don Walker

  2. Christine Raleigh lit a candle:
    12 Mar 2020
    Lit since March 12, 2020 at 3:04:52 PM

  3. Christine Raleigh says:
    12 Mar 2020
    My condolences to your family from the Raleighs and the Furnos.

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    11 Mar 2020
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  6. Bob Cecchini says:
    10 Mar 2020
    My heartfelt condolences to the entire family.
    Jimmy, Judy, Barbara and Gerry I know how much Bob meant to you guys. I’m glad I had an opportunity to work for you guys and see Bob a few years ago in Toms River.
    I will pray to Padre Pio for all. And may Bob
    Rest in Eternal Peace.
    God Speed.

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    10 Mar 2020
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  8. Julia Grocki posted an image:
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  9. Julia Grocki posted an image:
    10 Mar 2020
    Rita & bob
    Rita & bob

  10. Julia Grocki lit a candle:
    10 Mar 2020
    Lit since March 10, 2020 at 3:09:32 AM

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