Molalla man honored at VFW Memorial Day ceremony
R. Virgil Dorsett received the Legacy life membership to the VFW for his continued dedicated service to Molalla VFW. Mr. Dorsett died on August 10, 2013.
His daughter, Ronee Poyneer, and wife, Marie Dorsett, received the award posthumously in his name, presented by Jason Carroll, a former VFW All-American State Commander at the Memorial Day ceremony.
Attending were members of VFW post 3973 and auxiliary members and Molalla Fire Department members.
Cub Scouts from Kiwanis-sponsored Pack 257 and VFW-sponsored Boy Scout Troop 257 were the Honor Guard. The annual ceremony is held at Adams Cemetery, near Molalla.