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Emanuel Fredrick Dorton, Jr.

April 5, 1947 March 12, 2018
Emanuel Fredrick Dorton, Jr.
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Obituary for Emanuel Fredrick Dorton, Jr.

A Vine Grove resident, Mr. Emanuel Fredrick Dorton, Jr., age 70 passed away Monday March 12, 2018 at Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville. He was born on April 5, 1947 in Louisville to the late Emanuel, Sr and Dorothy Cornell Dorton. Emanuel was a former employee of International Paper Company where he worked as a clamp truck driver.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a sister Sylvia Griffin.
He is survived by his wife, Donna Risinger Dorton, 3 sons, Emanuel F. Dorton, III, Brian Dorton both of Fern Creek, Anthony Dorton of Vine Grove and a daughter, Angela (Butch) Keeling of Bloomfield, 2 sisters, Frances Taylor of Mt. Washington, Joyce (Donnie) Watkins of Louisville, 3 brothers, Billy (Nikki) Dorton and David (Betty) Dorton both of Florida, Keith (Delitha) Dorton of Louisville. He is also survived by 3 grandchildren and one great grandchild.
The family has followed his wishes for a non-ceremonial cremation service without visitation or funeral service. Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home, 1475 New Shepherdsville Road, is in charge of arrangements.

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