Michael M. Dorman

Michael M. Dorman of Florida and Calverton died Aug. 30 in Florida. He was 80.

The son of Sylvester and Mildred Dorman, he was born May 14, 1937, in Queens.

Mr. Dorman graduated from St. John’s University in Queens. For 45 years, he was as a teacher at McGann Mercy High School, where he also served as athletic director for several years. He taught the summer gifted and talented program at Eastern Suffolk BOCES in Westhampton. He also worked at the News-Review for Fred Jackson.

Mr. Dorman was a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose in Riverhead. Family members said he was a “railroad buff” who enjoyed model trains and also enjoyed traveling, cruising, photography, woodworking and carpentry.

Predeceased by his brother, Brian, he is survived by his wife, Marion (née Miloski).

The family will receive visitors Friday, Sept. 8, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. A funeral service will take place at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church in Riverhead. Interment will follow at the church cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to McGann Mercy High School or the American Cancer Society.