MSP Celebrates 99-Year-Old Veteran’s Birthday

Michigan State Police arranged a birthday drive by on Wednesday to celebrate a veteran from Traverse City.

Ray Weber is a World War II Army Veteran.

He turned 99-years-old on on Wednesday.

The Michigan State Police and the Elmwood Fire Department were able to rally trucks, ambulances and motorcycles to surprise Ray.

One state trooper said Ray is a true legend and an inspiration to the community.104cd274 C1f8 48ec 9c69 18da377b1e16

“Not only is he an amazing person, he’s a veteran and when you think of the greatest generation, you think of Ray Weber,” said Trooper David Prichard.

Friends and family came by to give Ray cards and posters for his big day.

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