July 22, 1922 June 22, 2012
Warren E. Vore died at his home in Redmond, OR, on Friday, June 22, 2012. He was born on July 22, 1922, to Ervin and Angie Vore in The Plains, Ohio, where he was raised.
He enlisted in the U.S. Navy, and was a combat veteran of the South Pacific in WWII. He also served later in the full-time Air National Guard in Tucson, Arizona, and Ohio.
He was married to Irma Jean McPherson, in October, 1948, in Athens, Ohio. They were married for 63 years. He graduated from Ohio University in Athens in 1949, with a bachelor of agriculture degree. He also engaged in post-graduate studies at Olivet Nazarene College in Kankakee, Illinois.
Following his conversion in 1949, he pastored in eight Nazarene churches in Ohio, Illinois and Indiana, and was active in church work in Colorado Springs for a number of years.
He was preceded in death by a son, Paul, and a daughter, Deborah Head. He is survived by his wife; daughter, Rebekah Deeter; son, Phillip; and by granddaughter, Susie Deeter.
Arrangements were made by Autumn Funerals in Redmond. Burial was at Redmond Memorial Cemetery on June 26, 2012.