Roger W. Dorn, 82

    Dana Point, CA – Roger W. Dorn, 82, born and raised in Thief River Falls, passed away following a long battle with Alzheimer's Disease.
    Roger served in the army for two years in New York and Germany following high school. He went on to get his B.A. and M.A. in education and taught for two years in Thief River Falls,  then worked as an elementary school principal in the Anoka Hennepin School District for 29 years.
    Roger married Shirley Y. Balvin in 1956 and together they had four children. He retired in 1992 to Dana Point, CA where he resided with his wife until he passed. Throughout retirement, they enjoyed traveling in the United States and abroad, along with spending quality time with family and friends.
    Roger is survived by his wife Shirley, sons: Mark and Michael, daughters: Sandy and Cathy, four granddaughters, one grandson and three great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his father, mother and sister.