GEORGE JOSEPH DODARO
September 24, 1920 ~ January 25, 2015
George Joseph Dodaro died January 25 in Seattle. He and his wife Mary (Rensvold) Dodaro lived in Vancouver, WA for 43 years. George grew up in Havre, MT and started working with his father on the railroad in his teens. He served in the US Army Air Force during World War II. In 1947 he married Mary Rensvold, and they had two children. He is survived by his son, Gerald Michael and daughter-in-law, Diane Lynne Althaus. George was an avid fly fisherman and in his later years a golfer. His employment with the Burlington Northern Railroad took him and his family from Havre, MT to St. Paul, MN, Klamath Falls, OR, and finally to Vancouver, WA where he retired 1984. George and Mary would have celebrated 68 years of marriage on February 10. They were members of Messiah Lutheran Church and now are together with their daughter Bonnie Jean in the church triumphant.
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Published by The Columbian on Feb. 4, 2015.