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Richard "Barry" Doyle

Age 90, of New Havan, Kentucky



Richard "Barry" Doyle age 90 passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Flaget Memorial Hospital in Bardstown, KY.

Barry was born in Dubuque, IA to Joseph and Rachael (Barry) Doyle.

He is preceded in death by his siblings Madonna, Mary Jane, Dorrance and Francis. He is survived by Veronica, Kathleen, and Gerald.

Barry served as a transport pilot in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II. 

After the war, Barry graduated from Creighton University in Omaha, NE, and established a career as a bio-chemist for Abbott Laboratories in North Chicago, Illinois. 

Barry and his wife Adrienne Louise Roberts were married for 67 years as they created a family with 12 children.  

Their children and their spouses are Terence (Alane), Joseph (Judith), Robert, Rebecca (Gregory), Daniel, Mary Lynn (David), Peter (Noreen), Maureen (Barry), Pamela, John, Catherine and Craig.

He enjoyed his 19 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.

In 1993 after a successful 30 year career with Abbott Laboratories, Barry retired with Adrienne to New Haven, KY where they enjoyed reading, camping and overseas traveling. 

Barry was a devote parishioner at St. Catherine's Catholic Church in New Haven.  He participated in the choir and was a lector.


Visitation:  Thursday, December 3, 2015 from 4 pm until 8 pm at Joseph L. Greenwell Funeral Home, 324 Center St. New Haven, KY.


Funeral Mass:   Friday, December 4, 2015, 10:00 a.m., St. Catherine, New Haven, KY - Burial immediately following mass at adjacent St. Catherine cemetery.






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