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 Maxie Joseph Doerle

Maxie Joseph Doerle

Mason County, Kentucky, USA
Death 3 Feb 2018 (aged 98)
Dover, Hillsborough County, Florida, USA
Burial Weedonia, Mason County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 153860289 · View Source
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MAYSVILLE -- Maxey Joseph Doerle, 98, of Dover, Fla., and formerly of Tollesboro, died Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, at the Hawthorne Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility.

Mr. Doerle was retired from Browning Manufacturing and was also a self-employed plumber and electrician. He was a member of the Tollesboro Christian Church and served with the Tollesboro Fire Department and he was a graduate of the Lewisburg High School. Mr. Doerle was a US Army Veteran of World War II having served with the 808th Engineers.

He was born in Mason County on May 5, 1919, the son of the late Joe and Emma Schweickart Doerle.

Survivors include his second wife of 29 years, Esther Cowart Doerle; his two daughters, Lana Fritz (David) and Janice Sturgill (Steve); one stepson, Gene Cowart (Betty); nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his first wife of 38 years, Thelma Steckle Doerle, who died in 1983; and his brother, Louis Doerle; and by two stepchildren, John Cowart and Joan Conner.

Services for Maxey Joseph Doerle will be held at the Knox and Brothers Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, with Rev. Marty Voiers officiating.

Burial will be in the Wedonia Cemetery. Pallbearers will be David Fritz, Steve Sturgill, Matt Sturgill, Wes Sturgill, Jim McRoberts and Glen Cole. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday from noon until the hour of the service. Memorials may be made to the Tollesboro Fire Department, PO Box 82, Tollesboro, Ky 41189. Guestbook at


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  • Created by: Daniel Wyatt
  • Added: 17 Oct 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 153860289
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Maxie Joseph Doerle (5 May 1919–3 Feb 2018), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153860289, citing Wedonia Cemetery, Weedonia, Mason County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Daniel Wyatt (contributor 47241302) .