Candace Kay Doty, 65, La Porte, formerly of Kokomo, passed away peacefully at 1:32 p.m. Friday, May 2, 2014, in Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital.
On Sept. 1, 1948, in Kokomo, she was born to Danny V. and Wilma R. (Coy) Myers.
Candace attended St. Luke’s United Methodist, while living in Kokomo. She retired from Kokomo School Corporation as a paraprofessional. Candace loved her children and grandchildren, they were her whole life. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.
On Aug. 1, 1970, in Kokomo, she married Michael W. Doty, who survives.
Also surviving are her two children, Andrew (Kristen) Doty, La Porte and Michael Doty, Kokomo; one brother, Roger (Linda) Myers, Mesa, Arizona; six grandchildren, Ian, Lily, August and Sage Doty, all of Kokomo, Jack and Kate Doty, both of La Porte.
A memorial service celebrating her life will be held at 1 p.m. (CST) Tuesday at Lakeview Funeral Home & Crematory, 247 W. Johnson Road, La Porte, with Pastor Dennis Meyer officiating. Visitation will be from noon (CST) until time of service at the funeral home.
Please send condolences to the family at www.LakeviewFHC.com.