Cecil W. Doyle

PINE PLAINS — Cecil W. Doyle, 86, passed away early on Aug. 13, 2018, in the comfort of his own home.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend to many. 

Cecil was born on Sept. 6, 1931, a son of Margaret (Turbarg) and Wilber Doyle.  

He served as a corporal in the United States Army from 1949-1953. After he was discharged, he worked at A &J Service for many years and then was co-owner of Doyle and Coons Oil Company until his retirement in 1993.

On April 5, 1953, Cecil married his wife of 65 years, Gloria (Ingleson) Doyle, who survives him at home. 

Cecil was an avid fisherman and very much enjoyed his trips to Saranac Lake. He enjoyed many times with friends at “coffee time” twice a day and his trips around Stissing Lake.

In addition to his loving wife, Gloria, survivors include a daughter, Brenda and her husband, Peter White; four grandchildren, Sara and her husband, Christopher Dundon, Lindsey White,  Cody Blakeley and Megan White; two great-grandchildren, Caleb and Sophie Dundon; a sister, Eunice Swartz; three sisters-in-law, Barbara Wesley, Augusta Ingleson and Marian Doyle; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He was predeceased by a daughter, Deborah (Doyle) Blakeley; a son-in-law, John Blakeley; two brothers, Louis and Clyde Doyle; and two sisters, Irene Stuetzle and Vera Leibhart. 

A graveside service was held Aug. 16 at Evergreen Cemetery with Military Honors. The Rev. Carol Miller officiated.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made to Hudson Valley Hospice, 374 Violet Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. 

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