Encil E. Doup
January 25, 1923 ‒ July 12, 2015
Encil E. Doup, age 92, of Fredericktown, died Sunday July 12, 2015 at the Country Club Retirement Center in Mount Vernon.
Encil was born January 25, 1923 at Amity to Clarence and Chelsea (Phillips) Doup. He graduated from Fredericktown High School and had spent his lifetime in the Fredericktown-Amity area. Encil had been employed at the Flxible Corporation in Loudonville and maintained a farm in Berlin Township. He enjoyed farming, cutting wood and following his favorite sports teams on television. For many years Encil’s wife Dorothy thought ESPN was the only channel on their television.
Encil served in the United States Army during World War Two. He served as a Berlin Township Trustee for 20 years and was a member of the Joe Cocanour Post of the American Legion in Fredericktown and the AMVETS in Mount Vernon.
Surviving are his wife of 68 years Dorothy (Thomas) Doup; sons James (Sandra) Doup of Mount Vernon, Duane (Joyce) Doup of Mount Vernon, and Jeff (Jennifer) Doup of Mount Vernon; daughters Karen (Keith) Evener of Fredericktown and Teresa (John) Wilson of Newark; 11 grandchildren; and several great grandchildren.
Besides his parents Encil was preceded in death by his brothers Mervin Doup and Warren Doup.
Friends may call Wednesday from 11AM to 1PM at the Flowers -Snyder Funeral Home 619 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where funeral services will follow at 1PM with Pastor Gary Kochheiser officiating. Burial with military honors by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council will follow at Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown.
Memorial contributions may be made to Acclaim Hospice, 2800 Corporate Exchange Drive, Suite 140, Columbus, Ohio 43231
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