February 17, 1945 - November 15, 2021
Marlin Thomas Dorman, age 76, our loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and uncle, passed away Monday morning on November 15, 2021, at Covenant Medical Center Harrison, Saginaw, Michigan. The son of the late James and Joan (Bennett) Dorman, he was born on February 17, 1945, in Buffalo, NY. Marlin retired from the United States Army as an Infintry Soldier, and following the Army Marlin worked as a Rural Carrier for the United States Post Office. Marlin met Linda Wheeler, they fell in love and were united in marriage on June 26, 1995, in Bay City. He was a great man and hero to many who knew him. Marlin was known for and was a member of B Company 1st Battalion 7th Calvary 1st Calvary Division (Lost Platoon) in the La Drang Valley Battle of the Central Highlands of Vietnam. Marlin leaves to carry on his legacy his loving wife of 26 years, Linda Dorman; 5 children, James (Lana) Dorman, Jackie (Wayne) Eller, Juanita (Jeff) Garcia, Joanne Dorman, and Jessica (Mitchell) Coglon; 3 step-children, Shoshoni (Travis) Wills, Crystal Barnett, and Kathy Barnett; grandchildren, Brian Dorman, Marcus (Virginia) Dorman, Robert (Mandy) Eller, Alisha Eller, Brandon (Sandra) Benton, Jordon Benton, Tristan (Cheyanne) Coglon, Trevor Coglon, Jada Garcia, Blake Garcia, Justin Wills, Kaydien, Brandon, Anthony, Brianna, Ariel, Coby, Cordell, and Austin; great-grandchildren, Madison, Emma, Graylee, Ryder, and Silas; brothers, George (Marie), Ken (Jerilyn), Bill, Jamie, and Timmy (Maureen); sisters, Gail Paradis and Penny (Gord) Thompsom, along with many nieces, nephews and friends. In addition to his parents, Marlin was preceded in death by his brothers, John Cox and Barry Myles. Private arrangements have been entrusted to the Skorupski Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 821 N. Pine Rd., between Ridge & Center. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family online at www.skorupskis.com.
Marlin Thomas Dorman, age 76, our loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and uncle, passed away Monday morning on November 15, 2021, at Covenant Medical Center Harrison, Saginaw, Michigan. The son of the late James... View Obituary & Service Information
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