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John L. Doe, 53,
died Saturday, October 22, 2001, in an industrial accident. He was
born June 28, 1948, in Springfield, Kansas, to Alvin C. and Hilda
Smith Doe. He married Jill Wood in 1968. In 1972 he married Anne
He retired from the U.S. Air Force as a Master Sergeant in
communications and became the owner of an oil distributorship in
Springfield. He served as a member of the local school board for
five years and was running for reelection at the time of his death.
He was also a talented photographer.
He is survived by his wife, Anne, Springfield, three sons, Paul J.
and his wife Susan, Boulder, Colorado; John O. and his wife Kristen,
Appleton, Wisconsin; Michael R. and his wife, Diane, Riverside,
California; two daughters, Elizabeth and her husband Jeremy Edwards,
Phoenix, Arizona; and Marie, Springfield. He also has two
grandchildren and is survived by his mother, his sister Kathryn
Jones, and his brother Sidney, all of Springfield.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 27 at 1 p.m. at the
Springfield Lutheran Church at 1500 Aspen Drive. Friends may call
two hours before the services. Memorial contributions in lieu of
flowers may be given to the Springfield Children's Hospital.
Interment will be in the Springfield City Cemetery.