David C. Doyle

David C. Doyle, 71, of Milford passed away on September 17, 2010 as the result of a motorcycle accident.

This great man, with a big heart, was born in Cambridge, MA to Geraldine and Edward Doyle. He grew up in the Boston area before moving to Nashua and Milford, NH where he blessed the lives of his family and many friends.

A co-founder of Soil Exploration Corporation in Massachusetts, he remained with the company for over 40 years committed to his employees and clients right up until the time of his death.

Known as a man with a heart of gold who would do anything for anyone, Dave was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was also a motorcycle enthusiast and enjoyed telling stories and making people smile.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 22 years, Lynda Pease Doyle, whom he loved to camp and walk the beach with.

He is survived by his five children, Christina “Nina” Fogg and her husband Stephen, Janice Tessier, Steven Tessier, Rebecca (Fletcher) Ireland and her husband Nickolas, Corey Fletcher and his wife Marcia; as well as his four grandsons, Robert Tessier, Joshua, Jeremy, and Benjamin Fogg.

The family received friends on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 from 4:00-8:00 pm in the Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford, NH. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 2:00 pm in Pine Grove Cemetery, 765 Brown Avenue, Manchester, NH. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth, CHaD/DHMC Development Office, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756.

Arrangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, Milford. To leave an online condolence, please go to www.smith-heald.com.