Mary Agnes Doyle
GALIEN– Mary Agnes Doyle, 94, of Galien, Michigan died Friday evening, April 6, 2012 at Jordan’s Life Care Center in Bridgman, Michigan surrounded by her loving family.
Mary was born January 4, 1918 in Charlevoix, Michigan to Emerick and Maria (Svajalenka) Olack. On November 22, 1941 she married Lee F. Doyle at St. Mary Church in Niles, Michigan. She attained her R.N. Degree at St. Joseph Nursing School in South Bend, Indiana. She was employed as an RN at Pawating Hospital in Niles for 28 years. Mary was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Three Oaks; the Roy Chilson American Legion Post #344 Auxiliary of Galien; and the Galien Historical Society. She enjoyed fresh flowers, playing Euchre, and taking rides in the country with her sister, Ann. Mary loved and cherished her family. Her children describe her as a wonderful mother and role model.
Survivors include her children, Judy (Satch) Koltay and Susan Doyle of Chicago, Illinois; Pat Doyle of Boise, Idaho; Margaret (Mitchell) Gearhart of Tampa, Florida; John (Kay) Doyle of Bellevue, Michigan; Sheila (Joe) VanDenDriessche of Niles and Lisa (Fred) Schaller of Bridgman; daughter-in-law Lesta Doyle of Galien; 16 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Lee in 1970, sons James in 1975; Michael in 2000 and Thomas in 2009; and by 7 siblings.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am on Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at St. Mary of the Assumption Church with the Reverend Father Donald Suberlak, C.R. as celebrant. Interment will follow at Galien Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:00 – 8:00 pm on Monday at Pobocik Funeral Home, Three Oaks where a Scripture Service will be held at 7:00 pm on Monday.
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