Donald D. DoyleRepublican
Donald Delano Doyle
Born: February 6, 1915 in Dinuba, CA
Married: Thelma Forsmann (m. 1941, died 2000), Helen Humble
Children: Donald D. and David D.
Military Service: USMC (WWII)
Died: January 31, 2011 in Contra Costa Co., CA
- PLACENAME: "The portion of 680 from about the Livorna Road interchange in Walnut Creek/Alamo to the Alcosta Blvd. interchange in San Ramon is named the "Donald D. Doyle Highway". The signs indicating this were erected in 1998." - Source: cahighways.org
- LEGISLATION: Author, the Short-Doyle Act (of 1957) which established the California Department of Mental Health Services.
Source: California Blue Book (1954)
Source: Obituary published in the Contra Costa Times (2/3/2011)
Source: "Donald Doyle - success as businessman, legislator" by John Wildermuth, San Francisco Chronicle (2/12/2011)