Michael Paul Dorger, 56, of Taylor Mill passed away Monday, November 4, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family. He worked in production and also as a forklift operator for Coca Cola Bottling Co., Cincinnati for more than 27 years. In his spare time, he was a masonry contractor. Michael was a member of St. Patrick Church, Taylor Mill and a member of the Teamsters.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Elizabeth F. (Mellor) Dorger.
Survivors include his wife, Lisa M. Knipper-Dorger; daughters, Catherine Dorger of Covington, Rebecca (Matthew) Braunwart of Alexandria and Sophia Dorger of Taylor Mill; father, James S. “Sam” Dorger, Sr. of Florence; sister, Maria (Don) Dorger-Strickland of Atlanta, Georgia; brothers, James S. “Sam” (Rose) Dorger, Jr., of Glen Ellyn, Illinois, Mark (Roberta) Dorger of Loveland, Ohio, Philip (Darlene) Dorger of Burlington, Albert Dorger of Florence and David (Paula) Dorger of Florence; and two grandchildren, Lillian Swallen and Lucia Dorger.
Visitation is Monday, November 11, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at St. Patrick Church, 3285 Mills Road, Taylor Mill. Mass of Christian Burial to immediately follow at 11:00 a.m. at the church. Interment in St. Mary Cemetery, Fort Mitchell. Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Erlanger is serving the family.
Memorial contributions are suggested to: Helping Hands of Cincinnati, 9692 Cincinnati Columbus Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45241 or American Cancer Society, 297 Buttermilk Pike, Ft. Mitchell, KY 41017.