Dormand Cole

Sep 27th, 1930 - Aug 28th, 2017


Rose Hill Cemetery

Sun, Sep. 3rd, 2017 1pm

Dormand Cole

Marion-Dormand Cole, 86, passed away on Monday, August 28, 2017 at the Illinois Veteran’s Home in Quincy.

Dormand was born on September 27, 1930 in Paragould, Arkansas to Chester and Beatrice (Rogers) Cole. He married Barbara Ross on December 23, 1950 in Senath, Missouri.  She preceded him in death on January 17, 2014.

Dormand served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was awarded a Purple Heart. He loved hunting, fishing and gardening and enjoyed spending time with his family.

Survivors include:


Karen Gail Cole

Douglas Cole and wife Ann

Stanley Cole and wife Denise

Teresa Elston and husband Ward

Six grandchildren

Four great grandchildren

Sister-Doris England

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Barbara.

Graveside services will be held at 1pm on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at Rose Hill Cemetery in Marion with Rev. Mark Fisher officiating. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery.

Memorial donations are suggested to the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy and will be accepted at Blue Funeral Home/1704 N. Court/ Marion, IL   62948.  For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit


2 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Darrell Edgar Stone

    From: Fairfield, Ohio

    Date: September 1, 2017

    God bless the family of my cousin Dormand Arthur Rochelle Cole. His mother and my mother were sisters. I grew up with Dormand and Doris. In Christian love, Darrell Edgar Stone, Fairfield, OH

  • Guest: Kay (Rogers) Johnson

    From: Byron, Michigan

    Date: September 10, 2017

    The family of the late Frances and Claud Lavern ”Skinny” Rogers, send love and sympathy to Dormand and Barbara’s children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and sister Doris and Noland England and family. Dormand’s mother, (my aunt Bea) and my dad, Lavern ”Skinny” Rogers, were brother and sister. Kay (Rogers) Johnson, Byron Mi