Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes & Crematory

1870 Stuarts Draft Highway, Stuarts Draft, VA


Michael George Doty

July 7, 1946August 18, 2019

Michael G. Doty, 73, of Stuarts Draft, Virginia, claimed the promise of the resurrection on August 18, 2019 at Augusta Health. Michael was born in Muncie, Indiana to Myron and Martha (Pat) Doty on July 7, 1946. He went to Yorktown High School in Arlington, VA. He married Terry on June 10, 1967 in Radford, Virginia. He graduated with honors from Virginia Tech with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering. After graduation he worked on several space programs as an Engineer. At the Manned Spacecraft Center in Clear Lake City, TX he was part of the Apollo 8 thru Apollo 12 Lunar landings. Later, he worked for Lockheed Martin in Denver, CO and was part of the Mars Viking Lander program. The last 22 years of his career he was program director of space systems at Northrup Grumman near Baltimore, MD. While living in the Denver area he was very active in the Masonic Lodge and became Master of the Lodge in 1981. He was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his loving wife, Terry; son, Mark Doty and wife, Laura Doty of Stuarts Draft; daughter, Pam Bolig and husband, John Bolig of Kenmore, WA; three grandchildren, Hannah Doty, Ethan Doty and Emma Bolig. Following a private graveside service, a memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Stuarts Draft Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 260 Stuarts Draft, Virginia 24477. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Stuarts Draft Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes. Relatives and friends may share condolences and memories with the family online by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com


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Debbie Dameron

August 23, 2019

We wish to express our condolences to your family. Even though we did not know Mike well, we have seen him in Church and knew him to be the proud Grandfather of Hannah and Ethan. Prayers to your family 🙏❤️

David & Candy Smith

August 20, 2019

Terry and Family,

We are saddened to learn of Mike's passing. We will miss our neighbor, friend, gardner and man of so many talents! May you be comforted by the many prayers being lifted on your behalf.

Gloria Piper

August 19, 2019

Terry and Family,
You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Mike was a fine man and neighbor. He always liked to share his produce from his garden. He will be missed in our neighborhood. May the Lord bless your family and give you strength.
Gloria and Blaine Piper