He loved being a grandfather and spending time with his granddaughters. He spent his summer times at the Crofton Swim and Tennis Club pool, enjoying outdoor concerts in Crofton and the Naval Academy, and being social with everyone at local events. He started the Men’s Coffee Group at McDonald’s, with wives joining twice a month.
He is survived by his wife, Burnette D. Doles, of Crofton, Md.; children, Cindy Doles, of Woodbridge, Va., Mark (Ann) Doles, of Lovettsville, Va., Darcee Doles of Crofton, Md., Crystee (Nat) Ballard of Severna Park, Md.; and three grandchildren, Carlee, Ellie and Riley Ballard.