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William "Bill" August Doye

February 13, 1934 November 1, 2018
William "Bill" August Doye
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Obituary for William "Bill" August Doye

William “Bill” August Doye, 84, of Kewanee, died on November 1, 2018 at OSF St. Luke Medical Center, Kewanee. Bill was born February 13, 1934, in Kewanee, the son of Donald Edward Doye and Alice Deliah Hotz. Bill married Virginia Ann Jenkin on September 5, 1954 at the Baptist Church, Kewanee, she survives.
Bill is also survived by one daughter, Jayne Dolieslager, Kewanee; two granddaughters, Jennifer (Kevin Neuleib) Boelens and Jessika Boelens, both of Kewanee; one great granddaughter, Danielle Neuleib; two great grandsons, Carver Neuleib and Jeffry Boelens-Darding; and one sister, Joyce Stephens, Coal Valley. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Jeffry Doye; brother, Donald Doye; and son-in-law, Greg Dolieslager.
Bill served in the Army during the Korean War. Bill worked as an Owner Operator and visited every state. Bill enjoyed watching TV and was an avid Cubs and Bears fan. Bill also enjoyed spending time with his granddaughters and great grandchildren, he loved running them around for various activities and enjoyed going to their sporting events. He also loved John Deere memorabilia and tinkering in the garage.
Visitation will be from 10:00-11:00 am, Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home. A Memorial Service will be at 11:00 am, Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at the funeral home. Pastor Terry Lancaster will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family for a memorial fund to be established. Please leave an online condolence for Bill’s family at www.schuenemantumblesonfuneralhome.com.


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Visitation

Wednesday

7

Nov

10:00 AM 11/7/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 11/7/2018 11:00:00 AM
Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home

219 East Second St.
Kewanee, IL 61443

Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home
219 East Second St. Kewanee 61443 IL
United States

Memorial Service

Wednesday

7

Nov

11:00 AM 11/7/2018 11:00:00 AM
Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home

219 East Second St.
Kewanee, IL 61443

Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home
219 East Second St. Kewanee 61443 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Pleasant View Cemetery Final Resting Place

1000 Pleasantview Ave.
Kewanee, IL 61443

1000 Pleasantview Ave. Kewanee 61443 IL
United States

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