Joseph Denis “Joe” Doyle, a longtime Punta Gorda, Fla., resident and recently from St. Anthony, Minn., died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, shortly after celebrating his 99th birthday.
Joe was born Feb. 13, 1915, in Chicago, Ill., to Michael and Dora (nee Klein) Doyle.
He was a radio/TV electrical engineer, working most of his career for Magnavox in Tennessee and Indiana, but also ran a resort on Webb Lake in Hackensack, Minn., in the 1960s. Joe enjoyed both computers and ham radio.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth (nee Flesch) of St. Anthony; son, Arthur of Pompano Beach, Fla.; daughter, Marilyn of Roseville, Minn.; grandchildren, Kimberly Bartholomew of Tallahassee, Fla., Michelle Bailey of Gainesville, Fla., David Doyle of Boston, Mass., and Amy McPartlin of Roseville; and great-grandchildren, Andrew, Ryan, Sheri, Leah and Lily.
A small gathering of family and friends will take place in the near future in Roseville.