Robert E. Doering

April 02, 1941 ‒ April 17, 2014

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Robert E. Doering, age 73, of Wooster Road, Mount Vernon passed away on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Knox Community Hospital.

He was born on April 2, 1941 in Columbus, Ohio to the late Robert and Jesse (Allen) Doering. Robert was employed as a District Manager for Medibag Company Inc. He was a member of the Mount Vernon City Seventh-day Adventist Church. Robert was known for his wonderful sense of humor. He enjoyed gardening and loved the time he spent with his family. Robert was a veteran serving in the United States Navy from 1959-1963.

He is survived by his wife, of over fifty two years, Aneita (Kurtz) Doering; his son David Doering of Howard; his daughter Beth (David) Keen of Howard; two grandchildren Zachariah and Alexander Keen; and four sisters, Betty (Lee) Shaffer of Columbus, Peg (Shisler) of California, Becky Katon of Virginia and Shirley (Ken) Pike of Howard.

Friends may call on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 1-2 p.m. at the Mount Vernon City Seventh-day Adventist Church (425 S. Edgewood Dr. Mount Vernon 43050) where a service, with military honors provided by the Knox County Joint Veteran’s Council, will follow beginning at 2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Rd., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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