Patricia E. Doyle, 75, of Long Beach Island, N.J., and Lehigh Acres, died Thursday, May 16, 2013. She was born in Jersey City, N.J.
Her family moved to Teaneck, N.J.,where she grew up and graduated from Teaneck High School. After graduation she went to work for Western Electric.
She lived in Teaneck until she married Ken Doyle in 1959; they were married for 54 years.
Patricia E. Doyle
After she married, she moved to Poughkeepsie, N.Y., for two years and then to Edison, N.J.. where she spent most of her married life until she retired. After retirement, they moved to Long Beach Island and bought a vacation home in Florida.
While living in Edison, she worked as a successful real estate agent in Metuchen, N.J.
She loved taking the girls shopping and watching them all participate in their various activities and sports. She was always full of life, loved shopping, golf, bridge and mahjong and was involved in organizing, running and playing the different games.
She was also very active with the Red Hat Ladies, both in New Jersey and Florida, and the Southern Ocean County Medical Center Boosters Auxiliary, and was vice president of the Ocean Acres Country Ladies Golf Association.
She is survived by her sister, Maureen McCready; children, Robert of Metuchen, N.J., Susan Mytrowitz of Clark, N.J., and Charles of Hanover, Md.; and grandchildren, Kelly, Johnny, Jamie, Shannon, Lauren, Ekaterina, Erin and Ryan.
A memorial service will be held at a later date at Saint Francis Church in Long Beach Island.
The family would like to thank Hope Hospice of Lehigh Acres for outstanding care. The family would also like to thank friends for the loving concern for her welfare.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society. Family and friends may sign the guest register at: www.dignifiedcremations.com.