From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Donald Voelker '53

Date of birth: July 2, 1931

Date of death: April 15, 1958

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1953 Lucky Bag:


From Find A Grave:

Don is the second child of Philip and Mildred Voelker. USNA class of 1953. Aircraft carrier pilot, Skyraiders. VA-55. Stationed in San Diego at time of death. Married Carol Jean Filsinger on March 17, 1956. Adopted Paula Christine Voelker. Don and Carol had two children, Lisa Ann Owczarzak-Voelker and Paul Andrew Voelker. Accidental aeronautical death. Additional memorial at Mt. Soledad Veteran's Memorial in La Jolla, California.

He is buried in California.

Class of 1953

Donald is one of 62 members of the Class of 1953 on Virtual Memorial Hall.