Loving husband, father, son and brother, Doyle F. Langston, age 42, died December 16, 1994, while at work at the Veterans Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah, of a sudden illness.

He was born on December 25, 1951 in Belton, Texas to Marion Ray and Dorothy Elizabeth McCraken Langston. He married his high school sweetheart, Barbara Jean Hadlock May 18, 1974 in Clearfield, Utah; their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.He graduated form Clearfield High School in 1970. He then graduated from Weber State College in 1975, where he was also head athletic trainer for four years. He went on to graduate from Weber State School of Nursing in 1979. He then attended and graduated from Central No. Dakota School of Anesthesia in Bismark No. Dakota in 1986.

He was a member of the West Point 2nd Ward, where he had been in the Sunday School presidency. He practiced anesthesia in Cedar City, Brigham City, St. Benedicts Hospital in Ogden, and also Pioneer Valley and the VA Hospital in Salt Lake City. He is a credit to his profession. He served as a member of the West Point City Council. Throughout his life, Doyle loved his yard and working in it. He loved his family and friends very much. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed camping in his trailer on the Blackfoot Reservoir in Henry, Idaho. He will be greatly missed by all.

He was a Major in the 328th Army Reserve and a veteran of Desert Storm.

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He is survived by his wife of West Point; daughter, Sarah Langston; sons, Matthew Doyle and Stephen (Bucky) Langston, all of West Point; Quiche the Cat; parents, Round Rock, Texas; in-laws, Steve and Louise Sessions, Clinton; brothers, Jack and wife, Pauline Langston, Salt Lake City; Robert and wife, Jennifer Langston, Centerville; Thomas Langston, Round Rock, Texas; sister, Mrs. Albert (Betsy) Khodasakhsh, Long Beach, Calif.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 21, 1994, at 11 a.m, in the West Point 2nd Ward, with Bishop Robert Van Komen officiating. Friends may call at the ward, 550 North 2300 West, Tuesday, 6-8 p.m. and Wednesday, 9:45-10:45 a.m. Interment will be in the West Point City Cemetery, where military honors will be accorded by the DAV. Funeral arrangements are from the Lindquist Clearfied Mortuary, 1050 South State Street.

The family suggests contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Assoc., Utah Chapter.

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