Helen W Doyle(1923 - 2018)

Helen Louise Doyle, nee Ward, age 95, of Naperville, Ill., formerly of Sturgis, Mich, and Chicago, passed away peacefully, Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, at Edward Hospital of Naperville.
She was born April 17, 1923, in Chicago, to her loving late parents, John and Matilda Ward.
Survived by her cherished husband, William T. Doyle, wedded May 19, 1945; beloved mother of William (Janet) Doyle, Sharon (John) Cerovski, Larry (Jane) Doyle, Denise (Peter) Illing, Joan (Bill) Foley, Tim (Megan) Doyle, and Colleen (Kevin) Lenhard; adored grandmother of Jennifer, Heather, Jeremy, Michael, Christopher, Kelli, Bridget, Maura, Glenna, Brendan, Connor, Timothy, Patrick, Ryan, Caitlyn, Brendan, Maureen and Jack; loving great-grandmother of Jaxon, Malea, Ayla and Atigun; dear aunt of many. She was preceded in death by her nine older siblings.
Helen will be deeply missed. She easily made friends with everyone she met. Helen was an avid golfer, bridge player, volunteer and gardener.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Sturgis Area Community Foundation, William and Helen Doyle Fund, 310 N. Franks Ave., Sturgis, MI 49091, (269) 659-8508 or St. Rita High School Endowment Fund, 7740 S. Western Ave., Chicago, IL 60620.
Memorial visitation is at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 1500 Brookdale Road, Naperville, Ill., 60563. Memorial Mass to follow at 11 a.m. at church. Interment is private through the Anatomical Gift Association.
Arrangements entrusted to Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville, Ill., 60540.
For more information, please call (630)355-0213 or www.friedrich-jones.com.

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Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 South Mill Street Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 355-0213
Published in Sturgis Journal on Aug. 30, 2018