Burl E. Doty (1924 - 2017)


OELWEIN – Burl E. Doty, 93, of Oelwein, died on Sunday morning, April 2, 2017 at Grandview Health Care Center in Oelwein.
Burl Elston Doty was born on March 3, 1924 in Oelwein, the son of William LeRoy and Maude Lillian (Moore) Doty. Burl was united in marriage to Geneva May (Gray) Tyler on May 23, 1972 in Decorah.
Burl is survived by a sister. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Geneva on June 19, 2002; a son; two brothers; two sisters; a step-son; and two grandsons.
A graveside Funeral Service, followed by Interment was held at 2 p.m. Monday, April 3, at Taylorsville Cemetery, Arlington with Rev. Connie Markle Officiating. Maynard American Legion Lundbye-Carpenter Post 245 performed Military Graveside Rights.
Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home, Oelwein, is assisting the family.

Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from Apr. 5 to Apr. 12, 2017