Gerald  Doyle

Obituary of Gerald James Doyle

            Gerald J. Doyle, born July 3, 1925 of Farmingdale, New York passed away peacefully in his sleep early morning of  Wednesday September 25, 2019.  He was 94 years old.

            Gerald is survived by his loving wife, Doris.  They recently celebrated 71 years of marriage.  Gerald leaves behind his daughter, Louise.  He is predeceased by his son Thomas.

            His world revolved around his family.  He was the loving grandfather to 8 grandchildren; Richard (Elaine), JoAnne, Michael (Melissa), Patricia, Suzanne, Lindsay (Mike), Kimberly (Joe), and Jamie.  He was the doting great-grandfather of Thomas, Aaron, Nicholas, Jacob, Juliana, Ryan and Tyler.  He is also survived by his "cuz", Sister Winifred Doyle.

            Gerald's long working career was with the Local 580 of the Ironworkers Union.  He was very proud to be part of the construction crew of many iconic New York landmarks including Idlewild (now JFK) airport, Citicorp building, World Trade Center and numerous other buildings at the 1964 New York World's Fair.

            Services at Law Funeral Home, 1 Jerusalem Avenue, Massapequa, N.Y. 11758 on Sunday September 29, 2019.  Visitation is 2-4pm and 7-9pm.  The Funeral Mass will be 10:15am Monday September 30, 2019 at St. James RC Church, 80 Hicksville Rd. Seaford, NY 11738.

             In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made to the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Alzheimer"s Disease Research Center. Donations made be made on line at:    https://ichan.mssm.edu/research/adrc

              

 

 

To send flowers to the family of Gerald Doyle, please visit Tribute Store
Sunday
29
September

Visitation

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019
William E. Law Inc.
1 ​Jerusalem Avenue
Massapequa, New York, United States
(516) 541-8070
Sunday
29
September

Visitation

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019
William E. Law Inc.
1 ​Jerusalem Avenue
Massapequa, New York, United States
(516) 541-8070
Monday
30
September

Funeral Mass

10:15 am
Monday, September 30, 2019
St. James RC Church
80 Hicksville Road
Seaford , New York, United States
Share Your Memory of
Gerald