Larry Dorsey, 74, of Warsaw, passed away on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, at Stonebridge Adams Street in Jefferson City.
He was born December 3, 1946, in Jefferson City to the late Frank and Lillian (Boyer) Dorsey.
Larry grew up in Jefferson City and graduated from Jefferson City Senior High School. He had a natural gift for woodworking. Larry was a skilled carpenter working for the Missouri State Dept. of Corrections. He retired at the age of 55 as Carpenter Foreman at the Church Farm Prison.
On June 8, 1968, Larry married Patricia Mosier. They loved spending time on Truman Lake. If Larry wasn’t fishing or boating, you could find him watching sports on TV.
Survivors include his son, Brian; brother, Gary (Elaine Varnadore) Dorsey of Tebbetts; and niece, Shelly (Rob) Nilges of Tebbetts.
Larry was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia; sister-in-law, Brenda Dorsey; and niece, Lori Lea Bremer.
Private family services were held.
Memorials may be directed to Compassus Hospice Care, 600 Monroe St., Suite 100, Jefferson City, 65101 or Stonebridge Adams Street, 1024 Adams St., Jefferson City, 65101.
Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
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