John G. Doyle Sr., 86, of 1401 Fox Farm Road, Warsaw, Indiana, died on 11/5/2009 at 3:35 PM at Parkview Memorial Hospital of Ft. Wayne, Indiana. He was born on February 22, 1923 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
John was born to Isabella (May) Doyle Sanburn and Cyril Doyle but his “Dad” was Joseph F. Sanburn, Sr. He was a lifetime Warsaw, Indiana resident. On November 21, 1942 he was united in marriage to Patsy D. Albertson.
John was a former Truck Driver for Midwest Emery of Chicago, Illinois. He retired from the Dalton Foundries of Warsaw, Indiana in 1986 after 30 years of service as a Maintenance Journeyman Technician. He also owned and operated Doyle's Camper Rentals at Jellystone Park Pierceton, Indiana and John's Truck Topper Sales of Warsaw, Indiana.
John faithfully served God and Country in the United States Army during World War Two as a Private First Class with the 481st Anti-Aircraft Artillery Weapons Battalion and June 6, 1944 he landed on Omaha Beach Normandy, France. He was member of the John C. Peterson Post #49 of the American Legion of Warsaw, Indiana.
John is survived by his loving family, including his wife Patsy Doyle of Warsaw, Indiana; three daughters, Janet (Wayne) Ginter of Warsaw, Indiana; Nancy (George) Barkman of Chesnee, South Carolina; and Teresa (Dennis) Miller of Warsaw, Indiana. Also, two sons, John G. Doyle, Jr. of Warsaw, Indiana and Thomas (Kim) Doyle of Nobelsville, Indiana. In addition, a brother Joe (Marsha) Sanburn, Jr. of Warsaw, Indiana and a sister Peggy Holloway of Warsaw, Indiana survive. John was blessed with 13 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Pastor Jack Worth of Dutchtown Brethren Church will officiate the service. Military honors will be conducted by the John C. Peterson Post #49 of the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #1126 at Oakwood Cemetery in Warsaw, Indiana.
Services will be held at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel – Warsaw. Indiana on Monday, November 9, 2009 at 11:00 Am. Calling hours will be 1:00-5:00 PM on Sunday, November 8, 2009. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery – Warsaw, Indiana.
McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel – Warsaw, Indiana is in charge of arrangements. The family kindly requests memorial contributions be made to Dutchtown Brethren Church 4057 East County Road 300 North Warsaw, Indiana 46582. Contributions may be made by U.S.Mail or envelopes will be available at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel.