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Stephen L. Doane


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DOANE, Stephen L., 74, of Springfield, died Sunday, September 6, 2020 in the Dayton VA Medical Center. He was born August 24, 1946 in Springfield the son of Marvin and Josephine (Halk) Doane. Steve worked as a typesetter for the Springfield News-Sun for several years and later retired from Priority Delivery after almost 20 years. He was a United States Navy veteran having served in the Vietnam War. Steve is a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church. He was also an avid Ohio State Buckeyes and Cleveland Browns fan. Survivors include three children, Joanna & Paul Doane Ottavio, Stephen P. Doane and Rebecca Doane; three stepchildren, Aaron Stidham, Rachelle Crosbie and J.R. Staats; two grandchildren, Roselynn and Cheyenne; several step-grandchildren; two brothers, Kevin & Ann Doane and Sean & Elaine Doane; four special friends, Jack & Debbie Bowsher and Bob & Linda Steinberger; his special four-legged friends, Rocky and Red; and several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncle. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Patrick and Timothy. A Private Memorial Service will be held at the convenience of the family. His ashes will be interred in St. Bernard Cemetery. Arrangements by CONROY FUNERAL HOME.
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I am sad to hear of your brothers death. You and the family are in my prayers.

- Dorothy Griggs, Thursday September 10th, 2020

Dear Doane family... Dan has shared memories of the old days in the neighborhood, which included the Doane family. So very sorry for the loss of Stephen....prayers

- Dan & Bonnie Schutte, Wednesday September 9th, 2020

We had so many good times with Steve over the years. We loved him like a brother and he will never be forgotten. R.I.P. buddy.

- Bob and Linda Steinberger, Wednesday September 9th, 2020

Sorry to hear about Steve’s death. Our prayers with the family from a CCHS 1964 classmate. Rest In Peace Steve.

- Tom Hannon, Wednesday September 9th, 2020

Sorry To here about Stephen's death. Praying for him.

- Kay Whalen, Tuesday September 8th, 2020

a wonderful man the short time I got to know him over the last few years. I know he did a lot in his day for the Rocco-Welch memorial post 8673 (vfw). Wish I had the pleasure to know him better personally. Rest in heaven and thank you for your service..

- Nicole Horton, Tuesday September 8th, 2020

He sure is going to be missed greatly. Alot of fun times.

- DebbieBowsher, Tuesday September 8th, 2020

We are very sorry to hear of your brother’s death. May he Rest In Peace.

- Gus and Kathy Theodor, Tuesday September 8th, 2020

He is definitely going to be missed, had some good times with Steve, RIH

- Minnie Short, Tuesday September 8th, 2020

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