On November 9, 2023, the world lost a vibrant soul as Jesse Lee Voss, a 27-year-old from Oskaloosa, tragically passed away in a car accident. Known for his passion for cooking and music, Jesse’s life was filled with creativity and a zest for living. From his love for experimenting with recipes to his captivating guitar performances, Jesse’s impact on his community and loved ones was immeasurable. Join us as we remember and celebrate the life of this remarkable individual.
Jesse Voss Car Accident and Death
It is with great sadness that we share the news of Jesse Lee Voss’ untimely passing due to a tragic car accident. Jesse, a beloved member of the Oskaloosa community, was only 27 years old at the time of his death on November 9, 2023. Our hearts go out to his family and friends during this difficult time.
Jesse was born in Oskaloosa on August 24, 1996, to his parents Jason and Jamie Jansen Voss. He attended Oskaloosa High School, where he made lasting memories and formed deep connections with his peers. Jesse’s vibrant spirit and zest for life were evident from a young age.
Interests and Passions
Jesse had a passion for cooking and pursued his love for culinary arts by working at various establishments, including KFC, Tasos, and the Wood Iron Grill in Oskaloosa. When he wasn’t busy cooking at work, he would spend his free time watching cooking shows and experimenting with new recipes for his loved ones. Music was another significant part of Jesse’s life. He was an accomplished guitarist and would seize any opportunity to showcase his talent at open mic events in Oskaloosa. Jesse’s dedication to his craft and his unwavering loyalty to himself were truly inspiring.
Family and Relationships
Jesse’s family meant the world to him. He was a loving son to his parents, Jason and Jamie Voss, and cherished sibling to Carlie Voss, Lyndsey Voss, Trevor Scholtus, Ryan Cloyed, and Kenneth Cloyed. Although Jesse’s paternal grandparents, Dale and Rita Voss, and his maternal grandfather, Jim Jansen, had passed away before him, their memory lived on in his heart. Jesse’s strong bond with his family was a testament to his kind and caring nature.
Funeral Arrangements and Celebrations
In accordance with Jesse’s wishes, his body was cremated. Visitation will be held at the Bates Funeral Chapel on Wednesday, starting at 10:00 a.m., with the family present from 5-7 p.m. to receive friends and relatives. Reverend Charlie McMillian will share heartfelt stories about Jesse at 7 p.m. To honor Jesse’s love for music, a Celebration of Life and time of sharing will take place at the Wood Iron Grill in Oskaloosa on Sunday from 2-6 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to wear their favorite band t-shirts as a tribute to Jesse. Donations can be made to support the Voss family during this challenging time.
We are deeply saddened to hear about the tragic car accident that took the life of Jesse Lee Voss. Jesse was a talented cook and musician who brought joy to those around him. He will be remembered for his love of music, his passion for cooking, and his kind and helpful nature. Our thoughts and condolences go out to Jesse’s family and friends during this difficult time. May his memory live on through the music he loved and the recipes he created.