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Russell E. Doyle Jr.


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Russell E. Doyle Jr. Obituary
Doyle Russell E. Jr.

Elmira - Doyle, Russell E. Jr. "Russ" Age 79 passed away, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017 at home in the care of his loving family and Care First. Born on July 13, 1938 in Hammond, IN; Russ was the son of the late, Ernest & Lena Smith Doyle. In service to his country, Russ served in the U.S. Air Force during Vietnam. He married the love of his life, Rita Fenton in 1988. Russ was an active member of the First Church of the Nazerene where he enjoyed yardwork and church fellowship. He was employed Grumman Aerospace as an Aircraft Mechanic until his retirement. In addition to working outdoors; Russ enjoyed camping, hunting and fishing. He was always eager to lend a helping hand and is remembered for his warm smile and quick wit. Surviving is his loving wife and companion, Rita Fenton Doyle; children, Dan Johnson and Patty Johnson; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Russ was predeceased by his brothers, Joe and Bob Doyle. Family and friends will be received at Caywood's Funeral Home & Gardens, 1126 Broadway, Southport/Elmira on Wed. Dec. 20, 2017 from 3- 5 p.m. Funeral services will follow at 5:15 p.m. Where full military honors will be accorded Mr. Doyle.
Published in Star-Gazette from Dec. 17 to Dec. 19, 2017
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