John A. Doan
(January 28, 1922 - February 2, 2000)
Oneida Daily Dispatch
Thursday, Feb.3, 2000
VERNON - John A. Doane, 78, of Route 5, died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2000, at the
Oneida Healthcare Center. He was born Jan. 28, 1922, in Orwell, the son of
Artimus and Emily Ford Doane. He grew up in Orwell and had attended local
On May 9,1944, he married the former Lillian Adams in Rome. John worked for
various area wire mills and had retired from the Owl Wire Co., after 15
years. He and his family had also lived in the Vienna area for nearly 20
years, later moving to Vernon Center, Oneida and Vernon.
He was a past member of the Vienna Volunteer Fire Department and greatly
enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Surviving are his wife; two daughters, Faith Doane and Linda and Carl
Collins, all of Vernon; seven sons, Charles and Ethel Adams, John "Butch" and
Brenda and Christopher and Portia Doane, all of Vernon, David and Sue of
Wesdale, Clifford and Margaret of Canastota, Russell and Janice and Wayne and
Jean Marie, all of Sylvan Beach; two sisters, Mary and Walt Benjamin of Sodus
and Edith and Jack Burgey of Wesdale; one brother, Artimus and Rose Doane of
Camden; 19 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; and several nieces and
nephews. He was predeceased by a sister and brother in law, Ida and Floyd
Miller, and a grandson, Clifford in 1973.
Date: Sunday, April 16, 2000 08:15 PM
Madison Co. Families