Earl E. Doty, 91, of Smethport, PA.
Earl E. Doty, 91, of Smethport, passed away on Saturday, March 4, 2023 at the Bradford Regional Medical Center.
He was born on December 27, 1931 in Hinsdale, NY, a son of the late Oscar and Marion Wagner Doty.
He was a graduate of the Hinsdale High School, Hinsdale, NY.
On December 15, 1951 in Olean, NY; he married Louise G. Hurd who preceded him in death on July 8, 1986.
Earl loved all stockcar racing whether it was NASCAR or dirt track and he was an avid Buffalo Bills fan. Over the years he has had many dogs with the most recent being Charlie.
He was employed by the former Ethan Allen, Eldred, for many years until his retirement. After his retirement he had currently been working for the McKean County Historical Society at the Old McKean County Jail.
He is survived by four daughters, Kathy Grimes of Bradford, Laura (Jack) Wilton of Bradford, Diane Moshier of Lewis Run and Linda Letts of Olean, NY; eleven grandchildren, Connie (Dale Grimm) Grimes, Tanya (Chad) Hayden, Andy (Kelly) Grimes, Mandi (Mark) Davis, Chelsea (Dave) Lipps, Allison Wilton, Kristie (Tom) Keltz, Sheena (Tate) Rodgers, Dylan (Regina) Moshier, Lauren Moshier and Tori (Jake) Starkey; nineteen great grandchildren; three great great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and his wife Louise Doty; he was also preceded in death by one son, Bruce Doty; one son-in-law, Brian Letts and twelve brothers and sisters.
At his request there will be no visitation. A celebration of his life will be announced at a later date.
Memorial contributions in his memory can be made to the McKean County SPCA, P.O. Box 113, Bradford, PA 16701, the McKean County Historical Society, 502 West King Street, Smethport, PA 16749 or a charity of the donor’s choice.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Mascho Funeral Home, Inc.
Online Condolences can be expressed at www.maschofuneral.com.