Richard H. Doyle, 81, of Vidor died Saturday, July 25, 2009 at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral liturgy outside mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor, with burial to follow at Antioch Cemetery in Buna at noon. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. and a christian vigil at 7 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Funeral Home. 

A native of Fields, La., he was a longtime resident of Vidor.

Richard was a retired pipefitter and was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Vidor. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus. Richard is survived by his wife Ruby Doyle; son, Kenneth Doyle both of Vidor; daughter, Angela Doyle of Austin; grandson, Sean Steele; and great-grandson, Darby Steele.