George J. Dorko, age 93, passed away on May 9, 2014.
He retired after 30 years from White Motors in 1978. George served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was a Veteran of World War II serving in the Pacific Theatre. He was a Life Member of Colonel Chambers Detachment #555, Mentor.
He was the beloved husband of the late Helen E. (nee Buckeye); father of Catherine Yakupcak (Joseph), Helen K. Chasar (Frank), John (Laurie) and Susan Constantine (David); grandfather of Joseph Yakupcak, Ann Farrauto (John), John Chasar, D.J. and Lindsey Dorko, David and Kaitlyn Constantine; great-grandfather of Dominic and Vincent Farrauto; brother of Mary, deceased brothers and sister, Imric, John, Richard and Veronica.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 15, 2014, at St. Anselm Church, 12969 Chillicothe Rd. Chesterland. Interment will be in Whitehaven Memorial Park.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Gattozzi and Son Funeral Home, 12524 Chillicothe Rd. (Rt. 306, North of Mayfield Rd.) Chesterland.
Memorial Donations are suggested to Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675, www.woundedwariorproject.org.
Online tribute and condolences at www.gattozziandson.com.
Published in www.News-Herald.com from May 13 to May 14, 2014