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Jean Kay Doty


Jean Kay Doty, 81, passed away at her home in Mt. Olive, on Saturday, April 23, 2022.

Jean was born on Dec. 11, 1940 in Litchfield to Melbourne and Mabel (Hunsinger) Bohlen.

She attended Mt. Olive Schools and graduated with the Class of 1958, after graduation, she attended nursing training doing internship at Staunton Hospital.

She married Ken Doty on Feb. 12, 1960, and they later divorced. She married Russell Miller on June 29, 1987, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 14, 1990. Jean remarried Ken Doty on Nov. 21, 2002, and he preceded her in death Feb. 2, 2017.

Jean along with her mother, started Mae-Jean Poodle Towne in 1968 and continued it until 2001.

Jean is survived by her children, Corine (Connie) Malone, Kenneth (Ricky) Doty Jr., Eric Werner; grandchildren, Walter Wallace, Amy (Wallace) and husband James O’Brien, Ronnie Crider and wife LaTisha (Wilson), Destiny Crider, Kammy Carney, Elizabeth (Malone) and husband Theodore Alexander, Rebecca (Malone) and husband Joe Reiniesch, Holly Doty, Mary Doty and Hope Werner.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Mabel (Hunsinger) and Melbourne Bohlen; husbands, Kenneth Doty, Russell Miller; daughter, Roxanne (Roxie) Kuni; three grandchildren, David Doty, Donnie and Amanda Malone.

Visitation and funeral services were at Becker and Son Funeral Home on Monday, May 2, 2022. Services were officiated by Rev. Tommy Brewer.

Pallbearers were Holly Doty, Mary Doty, Amy O’Brien, Bucky O’Brien, Anthony Hinshaw and Kammy Carney, Walter Wallace, Shane Lawrence.

Memorials are suggested to the family.

Becker and Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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