We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Highland Funeral Home and Memory Gardens
Francis (Frank) Xavier Doyle, age 78, Orlando, FL, passed away on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 from complications resulting from his recent cancer diagnosis.
Frank was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle and friend. Frank is survived by his children JJ Doyle, Denny (Amy) Doyle, Kristie (Brian) Brandon; his grandchildren Darnell Doyle, Payton Doyle, and Xavier Doyle; his sisters Debbie (Bob) Haddad and Marion DeBerardinis and many loved nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents Mario and Alice DeBerardinis, his wife Katherine Doyle, and his sister Marie Casey.
Frank served in the United States Air Force for 26 years. In 1973, while stationed at Hanscom AFB, he met his soulmate and the love of his life, Kathy, and they married on March 8, 1975. After his retirement from the Air Force in 1988 the family moved to Orlando, FL. He earned a Bachelor's degree from Columbia College and worked as a Systems Analyst for the Department of Defense, Defense Finance Accounting Service until his retirement.
Frank loved to play softball. Through softball he had a community of friends that were an extended family to him. They shared decades of friendship, laughter, parties, and were there for each other through all life events. Whether vacationing with family and friends, taking cruises, or traveling to Europe, Frank relished in sharing time with the people whom loved him most dearly.
As a father, Frank was selfless and caring. He was the solid foundation in the family, and he was relied upon and appreciated more than he knew. Frank would do whatever was in his power to make sure that his family's lives were fulfilled.
Whether as a beloved family member or friend, Frank will be dearly missed. As his loved ones, we will all take solace in the fact that he had lived a life fulfilled, and has left behind a legacy of love that will echo for generations to come.