Remmert Funeral Home

521 East Washington Street, East Peoria, IL


William Doering

November 11, 1941November 10, 2010

EAST PEORIA – Bill (William) Doering, 68, of East Peoria passed away Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010 at St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. He was born on Nov. 11, 1941 to Bill & Virginia Doering of Peoria. He married Debbie M. Baker in Pekin on Oct. 1, 1977. She survives along with one daughter, Suzanne (Michael) Vanderham of East Peoria; one step-son Jeffery (Patty) McGuire of Astoria. He is also survived by a sister, Irene; a brother, Kay; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and one son, Robert Doering-Jolly. He worked for Caterpillar Inc. for 30 years in both the shop and office at the Morton facility before retiring in 1993. Earlier in his life, Bill enjoyed fishing, hunting, along with years of camping in Avon, IL. A scripture service will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 15, at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria. Fr. Patrick O’Neal will officiate. Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Cremation rites will be accorded. Burial of ashes will be at a later date in Browning, Illinois. View Bill’s life story at www.RemmertFuneralHome.com.


  • Scripture Service Monday, November 15, 2010


William Doering

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Irene and Paul Weis

November 14, 2010

My Dear Deb, and Suz, We are here for you in anyway.See you this afternoon.
All of our love
Reen and Paul

Angie Pittman

November 13, 2010

Suzi: my thoughts and prayers are with you, and that's not a cliche for me. I love you. Be kind to yourself, sweet girl.

Ray & Peg Seubert

November 13, 2010

Debbie, Our prayers are with you and your family and our hearts share some of your saddness.

Audrey Shackelford-Samuels

November 13, 2010


I was sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. Please contact me, as I would like to keep in touch.

Via, e-mail @ monkeymania2006sms@yahoo.com



November 13, 2010

I knew the Doering family from the 50's on the Illinois River with my parents
Doc & Peg Baker, memories of evening trips and good times, the song Kay
Sa Ra Sa Ra (Que sera sera) by Doris Day was a favorite of us all. My sympathy to the family. Gayle Baker Kiesow, E.Peoria, Il.

November 13, 2010

Jeff and Patty, Thinking of you .....Across the miles May you find comfort in each other. Nanci and Family

Janice Gundy

November 13, 2010

Debbie, You have our sincere sympathy in Bill's passing. We have been in Florida since Nov. 1 and will not be able to attend services. We will keep you in our prayers. Homer and Janice

Carla Doubet

November 13, 2010

Debbie, I am sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers will be with you in the following days. Glad your children are with you.

November 13, 2010

Debbie and Suzanne. Our sympathy to you. Keeping you in our prayers. Jay and Sharon