William Robert Dorry

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  • Name: William Robert Dorry
  • Location of Birth: Walker, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: September 16, 1921
  • Date of Death: April 9, 2000 (78 years old)
  • Parents: John and Myrtle Dorry
  • High School and Class: attended school in Deer River, Minneota
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  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    After school, William served in the United States Army in India during World War II.

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    William was employed as a welder and worked for United States Steel Corporation until his retirement in 1980.

    He was a lifetime member of the Minnesota Trappers Association.

    Preceding him in death were his parents, John and Myrtle; his wife, June; and a son, Donald.

    William is survived by two sons, Robert and Terry; a daughter, Linda Senaptiratne; a sister, Joyce Roosdett; fourteen grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

    William is buried in Olivet Cemetery in Morse Township at Deer River, Minnesota. No photo of grave marker is available at this time.

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