Earl C. Dresbach, Jr.
Colonel, United States Marine Corps
March 15, 1923 -- May 29, 2002
Retired U. S. Marine Colonel Earl C. Dresbach Jr. of Sequim died in Green Valley, Arizona, at the age of 79.
He was born in Colerain Township, Ohio, to Earl C. Sr. and Ilda (Kellenberger) Dresbach. He married Jane Alice Selmer on May 19, 1951, in Coronado, California. She preceded him in death.
Colonel Dresbach retired from the Marine Corps after 33 years, having served in World War II, Korea and Vietnam. He later worked for the Tandy Corp. in Texas.
He is survived by brothers and sisters-in-law Harold G. and Freda Dresbach and D. Phillip and Marilyn Dresbach, all of Chillicothe, Ohio. In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his sister and brother-in-law, Marjorie E. and Richard Bowers, and sister-in-law June Dresbach
Services: None are planned.
Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery.
Posted 4 August 2002 Updated: 12 December 2002 Updated: 30 December 2003 Updated: 17 December 2007