Vore to celebrate 90th birthday

TROY — Carl Vore of Troy will turn 90 on Dec. 11, 2016.

He was born Dec. 11, 1926, in Frederick, Ohio, the son of the late Vernon and Laurabelle Willoughby Vore.

He married Bernice Elifritz Vore on Feb. 23, 1946. She preceded him in death Dec. 7, 2005. He then married Sharon Niswonger in 2008.

His children include Kirby and Susan Vore Linder of Arcanum and Jeff and Sheila Vore of Piqua; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

He graduated from Staunton High School in 1945. He served in the US Navy on the USS Little Rock in 1946 during World War II.

He worked at City Transfer & Storage in Troy for 42 years, retiring in 1989.

He has been a member of the Union Baptist Church of Troy for more than 60 years.

He enjoys horseshoe pitching, woodworking and gardening.

A celebration of the milestone will be from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 11, at Union Baptist Church, 1833 E. Peterson Road, Troy.

Please omit gifts, but cards would be appreciated.