Herman — 90 years old

Orval Herman

MOORLAND — Orval A. Herman, of Moorland, celebrated his 90th birthday on Oct. 30.

Cards may be sent to him to Katie Cleveland c/o Orval Herman, P.O. Box 261, Fort Dodge, IA 50501.

His family includes his wife, Lynn; Jeaneyl Hazlett, of De Soto, Missouri; Katie Cleveland, of Fort Dodge; and Sheryl Milton, of Fresno, California.

Herman was born Oct. 30, 1927, at Latimer. He graduated from Hampton High School in 1945. He joined the U.S. Navy and served as a store keeper, first class at Great Lakes, Illinois. He did radio announcing and engineering in Jasper and Fayette, Alabama, radio stations. He graduated from the Indiana Technical College of Fort Wayne with a bachelor of science degree in communications. He worked for General Electric for 25 years. He also worked for Electrical Materials in Fort Dodge. He retired in 2000.