William Dorson Harrell(1928-2014)

William Dorson Harrell, 85, of Martinsburg, WV, died Sunday, June 1, 2014 at the VA Medical Center, Martinsburg.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, June 6 at 11:00 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church with The Rev. Jerome W. Fasano officiating. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Winchester. The family will receive friends on Friday from 9:30-10:45 am at Maddox Funeral Home.

Mr. Harrell was born November 1, 1928 in Lake City, FL, the son of the late Austin and Adele Harrell. He was a WWII and Korean Conflict veteran. He was the husband of the late Emma Jean Harrell.

Mr. Harrell was an Army Medic and a member of the VFW Post 1860 of Front Royal.

He is survived by his children Barbara Patt and her husband Wayne of Front Royal, William Harrell and his wife Christine of Herndon, and Kathleen Marica and husband Nick of Lynchburg; a sister Betty Lou Mackie of Jacksonville, FL; and a brother Austin (Junior) Harrell of Live Oak, FL; five grandchildren Andrew, Casey, Hannah, Erin and Valerie.

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Published in Northern Virginia Daily on June 3, 2014