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Will Lee Doyle

Will Lee Doyle, American writer, editor. Recipient Certified of Recognition, American television Commercials Festival, New York City, 1962; other various certificates and citations. With 755th Tank Battalion, 1941-1945.

Background

  • Doyle, Will Lee was born on April 27, 1919 in Brooklyn. Son of John Joseph and Mary Elizabeth (Farley) Doyle.

  • Education

    • Student, New York University, 1946.

    Career

    • Copywriter Geyer, Newell & Ganger Agency, New York City, 1946-1952. Copy supervisor, client liaison Northwest Ayer & Son, Incorporated, New York York City, Philadelphia, 1953-1959, Lambert & Feasley, Albert Frank Guenther Law, Levitt & Sons, New York City, 1960-1969. Editor The Canarsie Courier, Brooklyn, 1969-1973.

      Editor building code, electrical code, city charter The Official Directory of the City of New York, New York City, 1973-1984. Retired, 1984

      Guest judge poetry The Lyric Magazine, Blacksburg, Virginia, 1993.

    Works

    • Author: (plays) The Fubliks' Pickle, 1985, David the King, 1987, Rising Star, 1988, Storms at Evening, 1992, (books) The Limerick Odyssey, 1993, A Mem-War, 1994, The Hammers of Homer, 1995.

    Membership

    With 755th Tank Battalion, 1941-1945.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, billiards.

    Connections

    • Married Adele Virginia Puricelli, March 21, 1947. Children: Grace, Rosemary, Barbara, Joan.
    • father: John Joseph Doyle
    • mother: Mary Elizabeth (Farley) Doyle
    • spouse: Adele Virginia Puricelli
    • children: Grace Doyle
    • Rosemary Doyle
    • Barbara Doyle
    • Joan Doyle
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    Born April 27, 1919
    Nationality
    • 1946
      New York University
    • 1946 - 1952
      Copywriter, Geyer
    • 1953 - 1959
      copy supervisor
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1960 - 1969
      copy supervisor
    • 1969 - 1973
      editor The Canarsie Courier
      Brooklyn, New York, United States
    • 1973 - 1984
      editor building code
    • 1984
      retired