2011-04-28 / Obituaries

Robert R. Vores

McConnellsburg, 86

Robert R. “Rudy” Vores, 86, McConnellsburg, died Wednesday, April 20, 2011, at Fulton County Medical Center, Mc- Connellsburg, Pa.

He was born in McCon-nellsburg on October 2, 1924, the son of the late Charles I. and Myrtle (Smith) Vores. He was the widower of Imogene Mae (Roher) Vores.

He was a 50-year member of McConnellsburg Volunteer Fire Co.

He served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II., was a member of the Mc- Connellsburg United Methodist Church, former member of the American Legion Post #561 and VFW Post #655 of McConnellsburg. He also worked for the U.S. Postal Service as a postal clerk for 29 years upon retiring.

He is survived by son Robert L. “Bob” and Norma Vores of McConnellsburg; daughter Lori L. and Michael Kuhn of York; sister Betty Horton of Hagerstown; grandchildren: Brad Vores, Tara Focht; greatgrandchildren: and Alyssa and Jackson Focht.

He was preceded in death by sister Helen Martin, and brothers John and Charles Vores.

Religious services at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 23, 2011. Pastor John Godissart officiated. Interment was at Union Cemetery, Mc- Con-nellsburg.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Rudy to the McConnellsburg United Methodist Church New Building Fund, 121 North Second St., Mc- Con-nellsburg, PA 17233 or the McConnellsburg Volunteer Fire Co., 112 Cherry Street, McConnellsburg, PA 17233 .

Military services were conducted by the Fulton Honor Guard.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.howardlsipes.com.

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