Members of the Sutter-Terlizzi American Legion Post 16 of Shelton celebrated the 100th birthday of their oldest living member, John Casey.

Casey is Post 16's chaplain emeritus, as well as past commander for multiple years. A veteran of World War II, he served in the U.S. Navy.

He also holds the distinction of having participating in the Derby-Shelton Memorial Day Parade every year since the end of World War II.