Robert W. “Bob” Dorsett

December 31, 2018

Robert W. “Bob” Dorsett, age 83, of Sheldon, Missouri, died at his home following an illness.

Bob was born September 22, 1935, in Council Bluffs, Iowa, to Frank Bernard Dorsett and Clara May (Moore) Dorsett.
On June 30, 1954, he married Audrey May Taylor, and together they raised four children. Bob worked as a carman for the Santa Fe Railway from the age of 18 until he retired in 1998. Spending time with his family was the most important thing to him.

Bob is survived by three sons: Mike and his wife, Connie, Dorsett, Kansas City, Kansas; Mark and his wife, Linda, South Greenfield, Missouri; and Rob and his wife, Sheryl, Grove, Oklahoma; one daughter, Jackie and her husband, Terry Marks, Sheldon, Missouri; 18 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Audrey, in January 2017; and a grandson, Michael Marks in 1999.

Funeral service was held Saturday, December 29, 2018, at Daniel Funeral Home with burial to follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Contributions are suggested to American Lung Association in care of Daniel Funeral Home.

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