Ronald W. Dorsam, 78, of Frankfort passed away November 27, 2012 in his home. He was born April 7, 1934 in Frankfort to William and Martha (Stevenson) Dorsam. He married Fran Gibbs on December 10, 1960 in Sheridan and she survives. Mr. Dorsam graduated from Frankfort Senior High School in 1952. Ron served in the United States Navy during the Korean War aboard the “USS Buck” Destroyer. He worked as a welder for Indiana Gas then for 22 years at General Motors, retiring in 1993. He was owner of Dorsam’s Welding with his son Bill. Ron was a member of the First Christian Church where he served as a deacon and choir member. His other memberships included the American Legion, 40 & 8, VFW, Masonic Lodge, and the Frankfort Moose Lodge. Surviving along with his wife are a Son: William “Bill” Dorsam of Frankfort; daughter: Denise Day of Frankfort; Brother: Jim Dorsam of Frankfort; Sister: Barbara Kroehle of Dallas, TX; and 3 Grandchildren: Andrew (Natalie) Day, Abigail Day, and Ally Day all of Frankfort. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister: Cathy Albano. Services will be held Friday, November 30, 2012at 10:30 a.m. at First Christian Church in Frankfort. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, November 29, 2012 at Archer-Weston Funeral Home. Pastor Pamela Ditson-McCall will officiate. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park in Frankfort. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the First Christian Church with envelopes available at the funeral home.
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