William Orrick "Bill" Dore, a resident of Gonzales and native of Natchez, MS, passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014. He was 78 and a retired Electrical Maintenance Supervisor. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. He is survived by his loving wife, Norma Anne Woolfolk Dore; sons, Jonathan Dore and wife, Belgica Altagracia Martinez Dore, Joseph Basil Dore and wife, Lorna Ann Froess Dore and Jason Thomas Dore; sisters, Nora Berrett and Jo Ella Bowman; grandchildren, Elsa Marie Dore, Meagan Ann Dore Gunter, Katherine Elaine Dore, Nelson Osvaldo Dore, Holly Noel Dore, Thomas Hayden Dore, Madeline Jean Dore, Sarah Kelly Dore, Jessica Marie Dore, Jonathan Alexande Dore, and Nicholas William Dore; and three great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Noel Hayden Dore and Josephine Boothe Dore. A memorial mass will be held at St. Theresa of Avila Catholic Church, Gonzales on Monday, June 30, 2014 at 11:00 am with visitation beginning at 9:30 am. A reception will follow services at Ourso Funeral Home, Gonzales.