Ursula Schroeder Voigt, age 81 of 391 Center Court Drive in Blowing Rock died Friday, October 26, 2012 at Life Care Center of Banner Elk.
Mrs. Voigt and husband Otto moved to Blowing Rock in 1985 where they owned and operated Valley View Motel of Blowing Rock for 15 years. She also sang in the church choir at St. Marks Lutheran Church.
Survivors include her husband Otto A. Voigt of the home; two daughters, Linda Harrius Liesegang and her husband Dr. Glen Liesegang of Blowing Rock, Lisa Voigt Hatch of Athens, GA; two granddaughters Holly and Emma Liesegang of Blowing Rock; a grandson Evan Hatch of Athens, GA; a great-granddaughter Helena Sherman of Blowing Rock. She is also survived by two sisters, Dolly Toth of Smithtown, NY and Dagmar Oldenettel of Cuxhaven, Germany; two brothers Hubert Schroeder of Bremerhaven, Germany and Klaus Schroeder of Cuxhaven, Germany; also a number of nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Voigt was preceded in death by her first husband Herman Harrius, her father and mother Ernst and Emma Albinus Schroeder, three brothers and one sister.
Funeral services for Mrs. Ursula Voigt will be conducted Friday, November 2, 2012, at 6:30 PM, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state, at the chapel, from 5:30 until 6:30. Officiating will be Pastor Don Just and Pastor Robert Beard.
The family will receive friends Friday afternoon, from 5:30 until 6:30, at the funeral home, prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers memorials in Ursula's memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 3800 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215.
On-line condolences may be sent to the Voigt family at hamptonfuneralnc.com
Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of services.