Carlos Dorrel Obituary

Carlos Wayne Dorrel
Carlos Wayne Dorrel

May 25, 1919 - January 3, 2019
Born in Oyer, Missouri
Resided in Hamilton, Missouri


Carlos Wayne Dorrel

Carlos Wayne Dorrel passed away peacefully from this world to heaven on January 3, 2019 at the age of 99.
Carlos was born in Oyer, Missouri on May 25, 1919 to George and Blanche Porter Dorrel. He moved to Hamilton at the age of nine then moved to Birmingham, Missouri and back to Hamilton. Carlos served in the Army Air Corp from 1942 - 1945 in WWII on the island of Tinian in the South Pacific. He married Nancy Silvey on January 12, 1949. The couple would have celebrated 70 years of marriage on January 12, 2019. Carlos and Nancy farmed, raised their family and retired in Hamilton moving to Liberty, Missouri in 1999.
Carlos will be deeply missed by his wife Nancy, son Wayne Dorrel (Ann) of Hamilton, daughter Carol Graham (Ken) of Liberty, grandchildren Bryan Dorrel (Crystal), Leslie Dorrel, Erin Talley (Justin), Elissa Bottles (Tyler), and Josh Graham (Jodie). He is also survived by eleven great grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren, a sister Marjorie Clevenger, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, and sisters Wanda Shrock and June Edwards. The family is grateful to the compassionate staff of Great Lake Hospice - especially Amber, Taci and David - for their love and care during Carlos’ last days.
There will be a private family service on Sunday, January 6. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be given to honor Carlos’ life to Liberty Women’s Clinic 1532 NE 96th Street, Suite B Liberty, MO. 64068. Online guestbook and obituary at



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