Ethelyn Vooris

Obituary of Ethelyn P. Vooris

NASSAU - Ethelyn P. Vooris, 90, of Nassau, passed away Sunday, September 19, 2021, at her Home in Nassau with her family by her side.  Ethelyn was born April 17, 1931, in Albany, New York, the daughter of Arthur T. and Florence (Jones) Van Gelder Sr. She was a homemaker for her enormous family.  She was predeceased by her husband Ronald A. Vooris, a daughter Ellen Ring, a son Kevin Vooris, and a brother Arthur T. Van Gelder Jr.   

Ethelyn is survived by her children Eppie (Howard) Finch, Ronald (Debbie) Vooris, James (Kathy) Vooris, Paul (Pam) Vooris, Mark Vooris, Karen Corbin, Michael (Tim) Vooris, Kip Vooris, Andrew (Kelly) Vooris, Gregory (Debbie) Vooris, a brother David (Kathleen) Van Gelder and a second mother to Susanna (Bill) Lauster, Don Wright, and Mary Sue Vooris.

She is also the proud grandmother of 24 grandchildren 39 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great Great Grandchild as well as many nieces and nephews, her sisters-in-law Kathryn Vooris and Judith (Raymond) Rocheleau, Joan Vooris and a brother-in-law John Vooris.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her calling hours from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM on Saturday morning at the Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home Inc., 165 Columbia Tpk in Rensselaer. The Funeral Service will follow at 1 o'clock at the Funeral Home, Inc..  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Ethelyn’s name to a charity of the donor's choice. Interment will be in the New Rural Cemetery.


 

 

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Saturday
25
September

Calling hours

11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday, September 25, 2021
Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home Inc.
165 Columbia Tpk
Rensselaer, New York, United States
518-449-7047
Saturday
25
September

Funeral services

1:00 pm
Saturday, September 25, 2021
Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home, Inc.
165 Columbia Turnpike
Rensselaer, New York, United States
518-449-7047
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