Danael D. M. Dorman of Colville passed away in his familyâ€™s home, on July 10 at the age of 23.
He was born in Doylestown, PA and lived in Richlandtown, PA and later near Colville.
He became an accomplished martial artist, attaining a black belt in Taekwon-do and accumulating many medals and trophies from competitions. Later he took up Hapkido, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Aikido, and Kaji Kempo. He was also an avid snowboarder and spent many a winter weekend at 49 Degrees North. Danny was a member of the Soka Gakkai International â€“ USA youth division, a society for the promotion of peace, culture and education.
He will be greatly missed by his father, Robert Dorman, his mother, Kathryn Dorman, his brother, Robin Bailey, and Robinâ€™s wife, Sharon; their two young children, Evan and Julian, Redondo Beach, CA; sister, Cassandra Dorman, Burbank, CA. His sister, Orinda Dorman, pre-deceased him.
The memorial service will take place August 26 at 4 p.m. in the SGI-USA community center, 8019 West Sunset Highway, Spokane.