Published in The Washington Post on July 5, 2011
WAYNE ELLIOTT DORMAN, Of Chevy Chase, Maryland on July 1, 2011. Devoted and
beloved husband of Nancy Robinson Dorman for 66 years; beloved father of Nancy Lee
Dorman and her husband, Stanley Mazaroff of Baltimore, MD, Steven W. Dorman and
his wife, Vicki H. Dorman of Potomac, MD and Ray R. Dorman and his wife, Shannon W.
Dorman of Orlando, FL; dear brother of Parker S. Dorman, the late Hamilton P. Dorman
and the late Barclay N. Dorman; loving grandfather of Carolyn, Catherine, Chelsea,
Sabrina and Stephanie Dorman and Melissa Dorman Caswell and her husband, T. J.
Caswell; loving great-grandfather to Blake Thomas Caswell.
A native Washingtonian, Wayne was an Eagle Scout and graduated from Western High
School and Amherst College. He enlisted in the U. S. Navy during World War II serving
on destroyers in the Pacific theater; followed by a long and successful business career
principally in Washington, DC.
Active with the American Cancer Society and Kiwanis of Washington; he was an
enthusiastic sailor and fisherman.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, July 7 at 3 p.m. at Chevy Chase
Presbyterian Church, One Chevy Chase Circle, NW, Washington, DC, followed by a
cocktail party at Columbia Country Club, 7900 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society , South
Atlantic Division, 1875 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 730, Washington, DC 20009.