Eleanor A. Doyle 1925-2019
VERO BEACH, Fla. — Eleanore Adelle Doyle, 93, of Vero Beach, Fla., passed away quietly on Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at The Brennity Memory Care unit in Vero Beach.
She was born Dec.17, 1925, in Girard, to Raymond and Agnes Gallite Gerry.
On April 18, 1945, she married William W. Applegate Jr., who died on Nov. 14, 1978. In 1981, she married Richard Doyle, who died on July 17, 2008.
She was a graduate of the Class of 1943 of Liberty High School in Youngstown and retired as an inspector at Packard Electric in Warren. Upon moving to Vero Beach, she was employed by the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodgertown Spring Training Facility and Tomorrow’s Treasures Gift Shop. She attended St. Helen Catholic Church, where she volunteered for over 25 years as a money counter and decorator.
Mrs. Doyle’s favorite pastimes included teaching craft classes, making collectable dolls, entertaining family and friends, caring for her flowers, shopping with her friends, decorating her house for every holiday, fussing over her dog, Missy, and being QVC’s most avid customer.
Survivors include brother, Donald Gerry of Youngstown; daughter, Cheryl Schumm of Niles; son, William W. Applegate III of New Bremen, Ohio; and stepsons, Daniel Doyle, Richard Doyle and Dennis Doyle. who all reside in Texas; grandchildren, Richard Schumm, Kelley Byer, Gary Applegate, William Applegate IV, Gary Doyle, Allison Gay, Brian Doyle, Heather Doyle and Ryan Doyle; several great- and great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Doyle will be laid to final rest next to her husband, William Applegate, in a private ceremony on Aug. 30, 2019, at Girard-Liberty Union Cemetery in Girard, Ohio.