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Obituary for John E. Vore

John E. Vore
John E. Vore, 91, of Coldwater, passed away Friday, September 15, 2017 at Masonville Place. A private graveside service and burial of ashes was held on Friday, September 29, 2017 at Oak Grove Cemetery in Coldwater. Arrangements were cared for by Dutcher Funeral Home. John was born on May 30, 1926 in Coldwater to Russell and Arreta (Cook) Vore. He graduated from Coldwater High School and had attended Western Michigan University and the University of Michigan. During his years in high school and at the universities, John was the Drum Major of their bands. He was well known as an expert baton twirler and successfully performed at regional and national competitions & exhibitions, winning many awards. John worked for the Coldwater Board of Public Utilities. He held many different administrative positions in his 36 years at the CBPU, retiring in 1984. John was a life time resident of Coldwater and was well known in the community. He was also a life member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Coldwater Masonic Lodge, and the Coldwater Eastern Star. John leaves his most treasured friends Lewis (Sara) Horn, Leah (Ben) Tubbs and Aaron Horn who brought much joy and happiness to him. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Treeva Vore. Memorial donations may be directed to the Special Equipment Fund of the CHC of Branch County, or to St. Mark’s Episcopal Church Endowment Fund. www.dutcherfh.com
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