Mark Anthony Doyle, 56, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2020, while enjoying a fishing trip on the Ocean Obsession that set sail from Port Canaveral. Born in Colchester, England he was the cherished son of Patrick and Freda (Dawson) Doyle of England. Mark was the beloved husband of Sharon Lynne (Reed) Doyle for the last 20 years. He leaves a son, Shaun and his companion, Helen Bessette, a step-daughter, Hayden Bales, son-in-law, Dustin and grandson Preston. Beloved brother of Lynda Leeder and brother-in-law, Tim, Darren Doyle and sister-in-law, Louise, sister-in-law Jennifer and brother-in-law, Larry Kahoe, sister-in-law, Kathryn Hunter and uncle to many nieces and nephews. Mark was an avid fisherman, a familiar face on the Orlando Princess, a hunter and sport shooter. He was a member of the Volusia County Skeet and Trap Club and a Master Mason for Brevard County Road & Bridge Department. A Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 3, 2020 from 4:00 pm to 7:30 pm at Baldwin Brothers Funeral and Cremation Services, 2400 S. Washington Avenue, Titusville, FL., 32780. A Celebration of Life will be celebrated in the chapel at 6:30 pm.
The family has requested that all in attendance continue to be Covid-19 conscious by remaining a safe distance from others and refraining from embracing immediate family members.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mark’s memory to benefit the Rotary Sonfisher’s Annual Kid’s Offshore Fishing Adventure through the Merritt Island Rotary Foundation, c/o Jason Hedman, 335 S Plumosa St. Suite E, Merritt Island, Fl 32952. We will use the funds for our next Kid’s fishing trip. Pastor Jarvis’ church and youth groups in the community were benefited by Mark’s help in coaching and encouraging them to fish and have fun. Sonfisher’s has fishing clubs in most Jr High and High schools in central Brevard, sharing the joy of fishing and other outdoor activities.
A Celebration of Life will be held 6:30 pm on Saturday, June 13, 2020 at Christy Park at Port Canaveral.