Droke 95th Birthday
Apr 23, 2017 at 1:27 PM
Vivian Droke will celebrate her 95th birthday on April 24, 2017. Mrs. Droke was born on April 24, 1922 in Great Falls, Montana. Vivian has been married to Verlin Droke for 70 years. She is the mother of Paulette Droke of Kingsport, TN and Riky Droke and wife Teresa of Johnson City, TN.
She is a member of St. Dominic Catholic Church, Kingsport and has also attended Colonial Heights United Methodist Church with her family.
Vivian worked for the government in the engineering department at Malstrom Air Force Base in Great Falls, Montana. Mr. Droke, serving his last three years in the U.S. Air Force, was stationed at this base. They married in 1947, and in 1949, moved to Mr. Droke's home in Kingsport. Vivian helped in the Droke's Family Shoe Stores and was a homemaker to her family on the Droke farm.