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Frederick J. Dorey

1942 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Frederick J. Dorey Obituary
Frederick (Fred) Dorey, 75, passed away on August 14, 2017. He was a Watertown High School graduate (1960) and lived in Los Angeles. Fred is survived by his wife of 33 years, Gail Glick, his son Jeffrey R. Dorey, his wife Erica, and their son Chet Lucas of Seattle WA, and Freds sisters Carol Hurzeler and her husband Richard of Tyler TX, Linda Simpson and husband Kenneth of Plano TX, and Gail Dorey of Watertown MA. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. He was the son of the late Raymond and Lorraine Dorey of Watertown MA. Fred attended Boston College, and received his PhD from the University of Massachusetts. He was a Professor at UCLA where he taught statistics and spent many years advancing research through statistical support for medical studies. During his career, Fred worked at USC Keck School of Medicine, Childrens Hospital and UCLA School of Medicine Departments of Urology, Orthopaedic Surgery, and Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics. He worked across various departments, including the Jonsson Cancer Center. Fred was deeply involved in his church community. He loved music, various sports, volunteer youth activities, and was a late in life golfer. Memorial donations may be made to Our Mother of Good Council, 2060 N. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90027.
Published in The Watertown Tab & Press from Aug. 21 to Sept. 1, 2017
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