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Robert Allen Dorsey

August 15, 1946 ~ September 16, 2020 (age 74)


Robert A’’ Bob’’ Dorsey 74, of Burr Oak, formerly of Corning passed away on Wednesday September 16,2020 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.

Bob was born on August 15 1946 in Zanesville a son of the late Wayne and Mary (Hensler)Dorsey

He was a United States Army Vietnam war veteran, a retired coalminer with the Meigs coal company, found his slice of heaven at Burr Oak state park, and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Surviving is his daughter Mindy( David) Hays, son Shawn ( Valerie) Dorsey, brothers, Bill Dorsey and Doug (Tynesia) Dorsey, grandchildren, Tahnee ( Alex) Kay, Alexis ( Tony) Adkins, Cassidy ( Billy) Reid and Mackenzie Wilson, brother -in law Chuck Coakley, and 8  great grand children,and several nieces and nephews.  Beside his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Sue Coakley, brother Tom Dorsey and niece Jennifer Dorsey

 A memorial service will be held at 1p.m on Thursday September 24, 2020 at the Burr Oak state park beach,with the Rev. Richard Fitch officiating . Military honors will be given by the Corning American Legion Post 327. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Dorsey Memorial Athletic Fund, c/o North Valley Bank, 112 North Valley Street, Corning, Oh. 43730.

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Military Honors
September 24, 2020

1:00 PM
Corning American Legion Post

Memorial Service
September 24, 2020

1:00 PM
Burr Oak

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