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John J.  Doroba , Jr.

Obituary for John J. Doroba , Jr.

April 10, 1947 - June 22, 2021
Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania | Age 74

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John J. Doroba, Jr. of Plymouth Meeting, passed away peacefully on Tuesday June 22, 2021. He was 74 years old. Born April 10, 1947 in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late John J. and Agnes (nee Casino) Doroba, Sr. and the beloved husband of Linda C. (nee Seltzer) with whom he shared 43 years of marriage.

John graduated from Roxborough high school. He lived in Manayunk until moving to Plymouth meeting. He worked at city hall as a property assessor. He also loved watching his grandson play baseball from the age of 7 to present day. Little league through High school. He would go biking and hiking with Maurice and baseball games with Johnathan.

He loved flying. He got private pilots license at age 23. He loved volunteering. He was a Big Brother and Hospice volunteer. Special interest in history and antiques. His historical mansion in Manayunk was near and dear to his heart. Loved nature, music. He was witty and made others laugh. His grandchildren Maurice and Johnathan were the love of his life. John was a US Army Veteran and served during the Vietnam War. He was Honorably Discharged in 1969.

In addition to his wife Linda, John is survived by his daughter Melissa Doroba, and his grandson Johnathan Doroba as well as his brother Tony Doroba (Olivia),
niece Chris Doroba Sedia and nephew, Ron Doroba, Jr. He was preceded in death by his grandson Maurice Doroba.

In lieu of flowers, donations in John's name can be sent to Veteran's Brotherhood Inc. 313 4th St, Pennsburg, PA 18073.

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200 West Germantown Pike
Norristown, PA 19401
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