Doris P. Cargile

unknown - October 19, 2013

Doris P. Cargile passed away on Oct. 19, 2013, at Cayuga County Nursing Home. Doris was born on January 6, 1922 to Harold and Louise Peters in Newton Massachusetts, and later lived in Pelham, N.Y.
She attended Denison University, and later received her Masters of Arts from Columbia University in 1948. For several years Doris was an English teacher, until she married her husband Charles (Scott) Cargile in 1948. They moved from Medford, NJ to Skaneateles in 1950. Scott and Doris purchased Pe-Car Guernsey Farm; they called the farm, home and developed their herd of registered Guernsey cattle for 63 years. Doris was also an avid writer and painter. Over the years she had 19 articles published and painted over 100 watercolor paintings. Doris is survived by her two children, Carol and Chuck, and her three cherished grandchildren, Cadie, Craig and Colleen. Services are private. To send condolences visit: robertdgrayfuneralhome.com


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