By News Staff
Voss, along with Capt. Victoria A. Pinckney and Tech. Sgt. Herman Mackey III died after an explosion brought down their KC-135 Stratotanker over Kyrgyzstan on May 3, 2013. Voss’s parents Wayne and Marcy Voss formerly lived in La Grange. Veteran pilot Dick Peck of La Grange was Voss’s local mentor.
A new middle school named Capt. Mark Tyler Voss Middle School is being built on Boerne ISD property at the corner of Highway 46 East and FM 3351, on land very near Voss’s boyhood home. The school is scheduled to open in fall 2019. Capt. Voss graduated from Boerne High School in 2004 and from the U.S. Air Force Academy in 2008 with a degree in Aeronautical Engineering. He was commissioned in the U.S. Air Force as a 2nd Lieutenant.
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Source:: Fayette County Record