Stepping out of the spotlight: N.D.-born musician to retire
Published 05/01/2012, Forum Communications
Singer Bobby Vee says he has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease
Vee, who turned 69 on Monday, said a the blog post that he was diagnosed with mild stages of the disease a little more than a year ago. Since that time, he wrote, he’s chosen to remain private and focus on family and music.