A graveside funeral service with military honors for Lester Dorsey, 88, of Lake Brownwood, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20 in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery with Pastor Ron Keener officiating. Heartland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

He died Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 in Brownwood.

He was born on April 20, 1929 in Shamrock to Wayne Meredith and Nannie Elizabeth (Ewing) Dorsey. He served his country in the Marine Corps in the Korean Conflict where he was awarded a Purple Heart for injuries received in battle. He married his wife Bonnie in 1950.

Survivors include a step-son, Doug Sharrock and wife Sharlot of Odessa; a brother, John W. Colin and wife Jeanne of Houston; a granddaughter, Shawna Nelle; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie.