GREAT BEND — Doyle Cook, 82, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Cherry Village Nursing Home, Great Bend. Doyle was born April 9, 1936, at Harlan, Kan., the son of Frank and Della (Murvan) Cook. He was united in marriage to Gwendolyn Bihlmaier, August 1, 1954, in Harlan.
A longtime resident of Great Bend, Doyle was the men’s clothing manager for JC Penney for thirty years. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, and enjoyed the outdoors and all varieties of sports.
Survivors include wife Gwen of the home; daughters, Jana Murray and husband Tom, and Sheryl Mauler, all of Great Bend; son-in-law, Dallas Dobbs of Vinita, Okla.; nine grandchildren, Ashley Orewiler, Susan Bonczyk, Haley Dobbs, Jessica Dobbs, Caitlyn Johnson, Brandon Mauler, Rebecca Karlin, Trenton Mauler, and McKenna Mauler; and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by daughters, Rhonda Dobbs and Susan Cook, and brother, Berneil.
Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at Bryant Funeral Home, with Rev Arlyn Thielenhaus officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date. No visitation will be held, as cremation has taken place.
Memorials have been established with Golden Belt Humane Society or the Alzheimer’s Association, in care of Bryant Funeral Home.
Funeral arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Home
1425 Patton Road
Great Bend, KS 67530
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, April 22, 2018