Gene T. Doyle, 74, died Friday (Nov. 15, 2002) at Byran LGH East in Lincoln.
He was born July 1, 1928, to Charles and Lillie Belle (Groves) Doyle in McCook. He graduated from Red Willow High School in 1945.
He served in the U. S. Air Force from 1948 to 1950.
On Sept. 5, 1950, he married Rose Ellen Koetter in McCook. He owned and operated Doyle Oil Company from 1955 to 1995 when he retired.
He was a member of the McCook Elks Lodge No. 1434 and the McCook Eagles Club.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, William, Robert and Ray; and two sisters, Leona Coburn and Velma Ruggles.
Survivors include his wife Rose of McCook; four sons, Terry Doyle and wife, Kathy, Ted Doyle, Kelly Doyle and wife, Karen and Pat Doyle and wife, Paula all of McCook; three daughters, Sherry and husband, Randy McKillip of McCook, Peggy and husband, Danny Morris of Benkelman and Tami and husband, Kevin Potthoff of McCook; a sister, Helen Bagan of McCook; two sisters-in-law, Ruth Doyle and Mildred Doyle both of McCook; and 11 grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., at Carpenter Breland Funeral Home with the Rev. Gary Brethour officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery.
Visitation will be today until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be given in his name.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of the arrangements.