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Joe Dorsey with Rosanna DeSoto in Murder, She Wrote: Showdown in Saskatchewan

Joe Dorsey (1932 - )

Deaths in Film[]

None listed.

Deaths in Television[]

  • Murder, She Wrote: Death Stalks the Big Top: Part 2 (1986) [Harry Kingman]: Strangled (off-screen) by Alex Cord. His body is shown afterwards when Angela Lansbury discovers him.
  • The Law and Harry McGraw: Maginnis for the People (1988) [Ross McKechnie]: Shot (off-screen) by Rick Lenz. We learn of his death when Juliet Mills informs Barbara Babcock.
  • Murder, She Wrote: Showdown in Saskatchewan (1988) [Doc Schaeffer]: Suffocated after Paul Le Mat sets fire on an x-ray of Paul's broken leg in Joe's trailer after Paul used Joe's oxygen tank (for Joe's emphysema) to breath through the fire. His body is shown when it's pulled out of the trailer and the murder is shown in a flashback later on.
  • In the Heat of the Night: When the Music Stopped (1992) [Ace McCabe]: Bludgeoned to death with a crowbar by Robert Goulet after Joe pulls a gun on Gary Crosby.

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Husband of Sandra Dorsey