Doyle E. Jordan
July 18, 1936 ‒ April 10, 2011
BELLVILLE ~ Doyle E. Jordan, 74, of Bellville, passed away Sunday April 10, 2011 in Mansfield MedCentral Hospital following a brief illness.
Doyle was born in Butler, the son of Paul and Virginia Jordan and graduated from Bellville high school in 1955.
From 1956 to 1957 Doyle served in the NAVY and was honorably discharged. He was a member and served as chaplain of the Bellville Irvin Hiskey Post #535 American Legion.
On May 5, 1959 he married Ella Burson and the two remained area residence.
A truck driver, Doyle retired from Roadway Trucking after driving for over 20 years. Doyle loved his family and enjoyed time with his grandchildren more than anything else.
He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years Ella Jordan of Bellville; son Cameron Jordan of Howard; daughter and son-in-law Ginger and Nick Kunz of Bellville; son and daughter-in law Travis and Kim Jordan of Wadsworth; grandchildren Nikki Fisher, Tyler and Allison Kunz, and Alexis Jordan; three great grandsons Seth, Cameron, and Mason; sister and brother-in-law Janet and Mike Fisher of Bellville.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Kenneth Jordan.
The Jordan family will receive friends on Thursday, April 14, 2011 from 4-6pm in the sanctuary of New Life Church of Christ, 195 West Durbin Avenue, Bellville, where services celebrating the life of Doyle E. Jordan will begin at 6pm. Pastor Steve Kistler will officiate and military honors will be performed by the Bellville Irvin Hiskey Post #535 American Legion military honor detail.
Memorial contributions to Jefferson Township-Bellville Rescue Squad or to New Life Church of Christ may be made through Bellville Snyder Funeral Home.
Private online condolences to the family are welcomed by visiting:www.snyderfuneralhomes.com