Albert J. (Joe) Dorsey
July 13, 2013

Visitation Information

July 15 2013 - 11:00 am
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

Funeral Information

July 15 2013 - 12:00 pm
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

DORSEY, ALBERT J. (JOE): On Saturday, July 13, 2013; Beloved husband of Shirley Greenberg Dorsey. Adoring father of Hannah Brina Dorsey. Son of the late Harry and Celia Dorsey. Brother of the late Miriam Kramer, Ruth Tarrant and Irwin Dorsey. Mr. Dorsey was a veteran of WW II serving four years in the Army. He had a hardware store in Squirrel Hill for many years and later became the owner of Hegner Hardware Company in Sewickley. He served as president of Shaare Torah Congregation for four years and under his presidency many new innovations were introduced. He supported many jewish organizations in particular Hillel Academy where his wife Shirley and daughter Hannah are members of the faculty and the Shaare Torah Congregation where his wife Shirley has been president of the Sisterhood for many years. He was a sincere, kind and caring person whose family meant everything to him. He was a very special husband and father. Services at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc. 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Monday at 12 Noon. Visitation one hour prior to services, (11 AM - 12 Noon). Interment Shaare Torah Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Hillel Academy, 5685 Beacon Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 or  Shaare Torah Sisterhood, c/o 6322 Waldron Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15217.


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