Obituary Listings

Gerald Ray Doty

February 14, 1934 August 8, 2019
Gerald Ray Doty
There are condolences waiting approval on Gerald's Tribute wall
Obituary for Gerald Ray Doty

Gerald (Jerry) R. Doty
Passed at home on August 8, 2019. The son of the late George and Genevieve Doty. Born in Freeport IL. February 14, 1934. Graduated from Winnebago High School 1952. Joined the Air Force during the Korean War and served 5 years. Married Evelyn Tomlinson on July 12, 1955. After his military service they returned to Capron IL to join his father in the family farm until 1962. Jerry and Evelyn started 5 Point Realtors, which they owned for over 50 years. Jerry retired in 1996 and enjoyed fishing at their cabin in Mercer, Wi., traveling, mountain hunting and flying. When back home he restored Vintage scooters and drove one of them to the top of Pikes Peak. Member of the National Vintage Scooter Club.
Survived by wife, Evelyn, 4 Children; Russel (Lin), Mark (Julia), Sandra Pastore, Susan (Randall) Sheetz, 11 Grandchildren and 18 Great Grandchildren. Brother Bruce (Phyllis) Doty, Sister Carol (Richard) Gasparini and many nieces’ and nephews’.
We would like to sincerely thank Northern Illinois Hospice for all the love and care they provided Jerry in his time in need.
A funeral ceremony will be held at 11:00 am Saturday August 17, 2019 in McCorkle Funeral Home – Countryman Chapel 529 Washington St. Pecatonica, IL with Reverend Mark Gilmore of Pecatonica United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in Twelve Mile Grove Cemetery. A visitation will be held at the funeral home from 10:00 am until time of funeral Saturday.


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Gerald Ray Doty, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Saturday

17

Aug

10:00 AM 8/17/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 8/17/2019 11:00:00 AM
McCorkle Funeral Home - Countryman Chapel

529 Washington St.
Pecatonica, IL 61063

McCorkle Funeral Home - Countryman Chapel
529 Washington St. Pecatonica 61063 IL
United States

Funeral Ceremony

Saturday

17

Aug

11:00 AM 8/17/2019 11:00:00 AM
McCorkle Funeral Home - Countryman Chapel

529 Washington St.
Pecatonica, IL 61063

McCorkle Funeral Home - Countryman Chapel
529 Washington St. Pecatonica 61063 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Twelve Mile Grove Cemetery Final Resting Place

Pecatonica Rd
Pecatonica, IL 61063

Pecatonica Rd Pecatonica 61063 IL
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Gerald Ray Doty

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Gerald

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.
Loading...