May 17, 1925 – June 20, 2017
James J. Dorscheid, of Lancaster, a retired purchasing agent active in Infant of Prague Catholic Church, died June 20 in Elderwood Health Care at Lancaster. He was 92.
Born in Buffalo, he was a graduate of South Park High School and served in the Army during the Korean War.
Mr. Dorscheid worked as a purchasing agent at Hewitt Robbins Corp. for many years, retiring in the 1980s. In retirement, he was an attendant at Amigone Funeral Home for 20 years.
A longtime member of Infant of Prague Church, he served as a Eucharistic minister, a Lazarus server at funerals and a daily morning Mass server. He was a member of the HIAS Senior Group, where he regularly attended the nutrition program and fitness group.
Survivors include nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial was offered June 23 in Infant of Prague Church, 921 Cleveland Drive, Cheektowaga.
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