Peter W. Dorsa, 71, of Egg Harbor Township, N.J., a truck driver for The Inquirer from 1987 until he retired in 2011, died at Shore Medical Center in Somers Point, N.J., after a heart attack at his home.
Born in Philadelphia, Mr. Dorsa graduated from Roman Catholic High School and was a Marine Corps infantryman in Vietnam, a daughter, Joanne, said.
He then was a member of the Army Reserve from 1974 to 1991.
Mr. Dorsa began his career as a driver at Brink's, the armored car firm, she said.
A member of the Teamsters union, he delivered The Inquirer mostly in the South Jersey counties closest to Philadelphia, she said.