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Jean Kay (Bohlen) Doty

December 11, 1940 ~ April 23, 2022 (age 81)

Obituary

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

Jean was born on December 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 February 12, 1960, and they later divorced. She married Russell Miller on June 29, 1987, and he preceded her in death on November 14, 1990. Jean remarried Ken Doty on November 21, 2002, and he preceded her in death Feb 2, 2017. With her mother, she 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., and 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 and Russell Miller, her daughter, Roxanne (Roxie) Kuni, and three grandchildren: David Doty, Donnie and Amanda Malone. 

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Stacie and Tonya Cowan.

Visitation will take place at Becker and Son Funeral Home on Monday, May 2, 2022 from 10 - 11 a.m. Services officiated by Rev. Tommy Brewer will begin at 11:00.

Pallbearers are 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. Anyone wishing to leave an online condolence may do so at beckerandson.com.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Jean, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Monday
May 2, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Becker & Son Funeral Home
221 S Poplar St
Mt. Olive, IL 62069

Funeral Service
Monday
May 2, 2022

11:00 AM
Becker & Son Funeral Home
221 S Poplar St
Mt. Olive, IL 62069

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