Samuel Jerry Doto, 70. . . Retired Truck Driver
MR. DOTO, 201 Bloxam Ave., Minneola [FL], died Sunday, Feb. 13. He was a
retired truck driver.
Born in Camden, N.J., he moved to Central Florida in
1954. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Clermont. He was a
member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Elks. He was an Army
veteran of World War II.
Survivors: wife, Vivian Evelyn; son, Jerry Edward,
Palatka; daughter, Linda Smith, Clermont; sisters, Yolanda Cutler,
Florence Carocci, both of Fort Pierce, Mary Powelko, Levittown, Pa, .,
Margaret Sutter, Morristown, Pa.; three grandchildren; two
great-grandchildren. Kurfiss Funeral Chapel, Clermont
(courtesy of Sandy Kidder)
Grave marker for Samuel J. Doto in the
Oak Hill Cemetery, Clermont (Lake county, Florida.
Christened as Severio, he enlisted
with his adopted name of Samuel at Shelbyville, IN on 13 October 1945.
He was later assigned to Co D, 508th in Frankfurt, Germany. He was
discharged on 5 August 1948.