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 Melvin G. Doom

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Melvin G. Doom

  • Birth 4 Oct 1911 Menard County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 14 Nov 1986 Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot Block 42, 201
  • Memorial ID 40836819

Melvin G. Doom, 75, of R.R. 1, Cantrall, died at 11:03 p.m. Friday at St. John's Hospital.

He was born on Oct. 4, 1911, in Menard County, the son of Elmer and Jessie Sexton Doom. A retired farmer, Mr. Doom retired from the Springfield Mattress Co. in 1976 after 15 years of service.

He married Ina Diehl in St. Louis in 1939. Mr. Doom was a member of the Sangamon County Farm Bureau.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother Elmer Doom.

Surviving are his wife, Ina; two sons, Glenn of Cantrall and Kenneth of Springfield; two brothers, W.E. "Bill" Doom of Fancy Prairie and Lyle C. Doom of Lincoln; and two sisters, Mrs. Velda Kerley and Mrs. Wilma Hale, both of Springfield.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Ellinger-Kunz and Davis Funeral Home, with the Rev. John Wopperer officiating.

Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery.

- State Journal-Register
November 16, 1986

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 40836819
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