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John Kevin Doyle PH.D., PMP

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John Kevin Doyle, Ph.D., PMP of Lisle John Kevin Doyle, Ph.D., PMP, 64, born in New York City, Feb. 4, 1948, died in Lisle, June 21, 2012. He was the husband of 42 years to Jane (Bates); father of Neal (Jessica Brennan) and Meghan; son of Ethel and James Doyle; and brother of Betsy, Brian (Mary), Peter (Sharon) and Thomas (Diane). A memorial Mass will be celebrated Friday, June 29, 10 a.m. at St. Joan of Arc, Lisle. Interment is private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kevin Doyle Award at Benedictine University, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL 60532. Kevin received he B.S. from the University of Notre Dame in 1969 and M.S./Ph.D. from Syracuse University in 1976; a faculty appointment at Emory University 1976 - 1981; held a management position at Bell Labs in 1981; retired from Lucent Technologies in 2001; appointed to Benedictine University faculty, 2001 to present; promoted to tenured professor in 2008; and was the inaugural recipient of the Kevin Doyle Faculty Award for Leadership in Mission and Catholic Identity in 2012. An active philatelist, he was a member of Collectors Club of Chicago; board member, Chicago Philatelic Society; Fellow Royal Philatelic Society London; and the recipient of the inaugural Charles J. Peterson Philatelic Literature Life Achievement Award in 2011. He was Benedictine Oblate of Sacred Heart Monastery, Lisle; active in Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts; a member Joliet Diocese Catholic Committee on Scouting; and a volunteer/member of the Morton Arboretum. Arrangements were made by DuPage Cremations, Ltd. and Memorial Chapel, West Chicago, 630-293-5200.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on June 27, 2012
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