Proud grandparents are Rodney and Ruth Shore, Waterfall. Great-grandparents are Clara Fogal of Waterfall and the late John Fogal, Dorothy Shore of Mapleton Depot and the late Edwin Shore.
He is also fond of Fred Martz and Bill Brannan, whom he also calls his "Pappys."
He loves to play outside and ride his John Deere tractor. He celebrated with family and friends March 7 at Center community building. He wishes to thank everyone who helped celebrate his birthday.