Jake Voigt, 79, of Watterson, passed from this life June 13, 2016. He was born Aug. 27, 1936, to Laura and Virlon Voigt, of Pettytown.
He is preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Carl and Royce.
Jake is survived by his wife of 60 years, Lillie Belle Voigt; daughter, Linda Allen; sons, Mike Voigt (Melissa), and Jay Voigt (Brenda); grandsons, Brazos Allen (Alliso
n), and Blaine Allen; granddaughters, Ashlyn Voigt and Shelby Voigt; great-grandsons, Zane Allen and Bryan Allen; and a host of friends and neighbors.
Jake worked 13 years for Bastrop County before retiring from TxDOT after 28 years. His favorite past times included hunting, fishing, and gardening.
Graveside services were planned at 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 16, 2016, at Watterson Cemetery.