American Veteran 01

Ernest Allen Dorand

August 19, 1928 ~ April 25, 2021 (age 92)

Tribute

Ernest A Dorand, fondly known as “Mr. Ernie” to many, passed away from natural causes, on April 25, 2021 at the fabulous age of 92, He was a three medal Korean War Vet receiving The Korean Service Medal with three Bronze Stars, the UN Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.  He served in both the Army and the Air Force during the conflict.  Mr. Dorand was a local artist and businessman.  He concentrated on painting Louisiana Swamp scenes and wildlife that he proudly donated annually to the WYES Art Auction.  He is survived by his daughter, Charley A Dorand, his son Steven E Dorand; his grandchildren – Bryce Dorand, Christopher Laderer and Scott Higgins; and his great granddaughter Brenna Renee Laderer. 

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
April 28, 2021

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Greenwood Cemetery
5190 Canal Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70124

Funeral Mass
Wednesday
April 28, 2021

11:00 AM
Greenwood Funeral Home Chapel
5200 Canal Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70124

Burial
Wednesday
April 28, 2021

11:45 AM
Cypress Grove Cemetery

New Orleans, LA 70124

Military Honors
Wednesday
April 28, 2021

12:00 PM
Cypress Grove Cemetery

New Orleans, LA 70124

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