Born August 5, 1929 in Downsville, MD, he was the son of the late Elisha Columbus Dorsey and Anne Camilla Weaver Dorsey.
Roger attended the St. Paul Lutheran Church of Clear Spring and a previous member of the Mercersburg Moose Lodge. Roger retired
from Callas Contractors. He enjoyed spending time with his family.
He is survived by his sons, Mark Dorsey and wife, Vicky, of Clear Spring and Keith Dorsey of Greencastle, PA.; a step-daughter, Carol Dawn Renner of Funkstown; one brother, Ralph Dorsey of Funkstown; one grandson, Jeremy and wife, Sara; 2 step-granddaughters, Kelly and Sara; one great-grandson, Ryan; and his first wife, Louise Kitchen.
In addition to his parents, Roger was preceded in death by his second wife, Phyllis Dorsey; sisters, Fannie, Irene, and Ruby; and brothers, Carl, Howard, Donald, and Wayne.
Per Rogers wishes, there will be no viewing or services.
The family would like to thank the staff of Spirit Trust for the excellent care given to him during his illness.
Memorial donations may be made to Doey’s House, 11370 Caring Pathway Lane, Hagerstown, MD 21742.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.thompsonfhinc.com.
Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home, Inc. is honored to serve the family.