Thomas A. Dorsi, Jr.
May 13, 1965 - July 21, 2019
Thomas A. Dorsi, Jr., age 54, of Townsend, DE, passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2019.
Born in Newton, MA on May 13, 1965, he was the son of the late Thomas A. and Vicki Sue (Coggins) Dorsi, Sr. Thomas worked as a technical advisor for DOW Chemical, recently retiring. Not one to sit still, after retirement, he proudly started a lawn care company, Giving Back Grounds Maintenance.
A fondness of the outdoors, Thomas enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping. He loved racing motor cross with his son, Tommy and riding his Harley Davidson. He was often referred to as “Mr. Safety” and “Old Man River.” His wife was the love of his life and his fondest memories were made with his family, especially his children and grandchildren. He had a special bond with his dogs, midnight and Ben. Later in life, Thomas found the love of Jesus. He will always be remembered for his great smile, jokester personality and above all, a great husband and father.
In addition to his parents, Thomas was preceded in death by his special uncle, Jimmy. He is survived by his wife, Angela Dorsi; children, Thomas A. Dorsi III of Townsend, Krista L. Dorsi of Newark, Shawn M. Langley (Jennie) of Old Saybrook, CT and Joseph S. Langley (Christina) of Aurora, CO; sisters, Patty A. Corea (Mark) of Millsboro and Mary A. Dorsi of Newark; grandchildren, Shawn M., Jr., Mason, Madison and Conner; and many nieces and nephews.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 11:30 am until 1:30 pm on Monday, July 29, 2019, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 East Main Street, Middletown, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 1:30 pm. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.