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James L. Voran, 63

Posted 10/4/2018

James L. Voran 63, died Sept. 24, 2018 at his Newton residence.  He was born June 14, 1955 in Kingman, Kansas to Paul J. and Benette F. (Albright) Voran.  On Aug. 16, 1975 he married Sherri Kay Spani and she preceded him death on Aug. 8, 2000.

James was a retired painter for Boeing and Spirit aircraft companies in Wichita.

The love of James’s life was spending time with his granddaughters Skylar and Rylee.

He is survived by his sons and their wives Shane and Alyson Voran of Lehigh and Ryan and Ruh Voran of Newton; two brothers: Mike Voran of Hutchinson and Rick Voran of Sterling, Virginia. He is also survived by two granddaughters.

James is preceded in death by his parents, wife, brother John and sister Gina

Memorial service will be 3 p.m. Thursday Oct. 4 at Petersen Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Donna Voteau presiding. Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 9 pm. Wednesday with the family receiving friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.  Burial will be in the Greenwood Cemetery Newton.

Memorials are suggested to the charity of your choice in James’ name c/o Petersen funeral home.