|Janet R. Doyle, 87, of 1109 N. Prairie St., Galesburg, died at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, July 16, 2011 in Marietta, Ga.
She was born January 8, 1924 in Woodbury, N.J. the daughter of William Havard and Ann Prickett Rogers. She married Thomas F. Doyle in LaGrange, Ill. on August 10, 1946. He preceded her in death on February 26, 1997.
She is survived by two sons, T. Lawrence (Nancy) Doyle of Chicago, Ill. and Michael B. Doyle of Galesburg; her daughter-in-law, Joan Doyle of New Orleans; four grandchildren, Michael Thomas Doyle, Brian William Doyle, Jennifer Rita Adams and W. Rogers Doyle; and three great grandchildren, Caroline, Thomas and Michael. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and one son, William R. Doyle.
Janet was a homemaker, wife and mother. She had lived in LaGrange, Flossmoor and Galesburg, Ill. She attended Knox College. She was a member of Soangetaha Country Club and PEO. She had been a substitute teacher and an avid bridge player.
Memorial services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Rev. Tom Ek will officiate. There will be no visitation. Private family burial will be held in Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Galesburg Public Library. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.