Albert D. Dodge
Veteran of 3 Wars WW II, Korea and Vietnam
LANCASTER -- Albert D. Dodge, of Lancaster died August 14, 2013 at River Terrace Kindred Healthcare in Lancaster. He was born in Bar Harbor Maine August 14, 1924 son of the late Albert L. and Gladys (Sullivan) Dodge and was the husband of the late Kil Soo Lee.
He was educated in Maine and was a graduate of the schools, he also worked in the Bath Iron Works. He later enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in 1943 serving as a Corporal till the end of WWII serving in the South Pacific.
He then enlisted in the United States Army in 1946 with the 867th Artillery in Alaska where they defended the Air Bases, later he was transferred to Heidelberg, Germany for 3 years then the United States Military Academy at West Point. Later, Fort Eustis VA, Fort Campbell KY. then Korea where he met his future wife Kil Soo Lee to whom he was married for 39 years prior to her death in 2004. He retired from the military January 1, 1967 at Fort Devens as a Sergeant. Serving a total 3 ½ years U.S. Marine Corps and 22 ½ years United States Army.
He later worked at Colonial Press in Clinton, Digital Equipment in Maynard, George Frost Co. in Shirley.
He also was a member of North East Harbor Lodge AF& AM # 208, Honorary Member Alt Heidelberg # 821 Germany, Senaca Consistory Mason Frankfort, Germany, Aahmes Temple Shrine, Oakland CA. and the American Legion Post of Lancaster. He was also a past member of St. Andrews Church in Ayer.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews and many close friends. He was also the brother of the late Shirley Greene.
DODGE -- of Lancaster August 14, 2013. Albert D. Dodge. A Funeral Service will be held 11A.M. Tues., August 20, 2013 at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 7 Faulkner St., Ayer. Burial to follow in Westlawn Cemetery Littleton, MA. Please see www.badgerfuneral.com.
Published in Nashoba Publishing on Aug. 23, 2013