Curtis William Doering, son of William Otto Doering, Sr., and Louise Werner Doering; born September 19,1927, in Galveston, Texas; died 29 February, 2012, in Giddings, Texas. Buried March 5, 2012 in Giddings Cemetery. Married March 1948 to Ruth Michalk in Riesel, Texas.Children: Martin, Catherine Ashcraft, Carolyn Boerger, Allen, Patricia Mitschke, Rebecca Peterson. Brothers: Marvin and William Otto, Jr. Sister: Elizabeth Crofford.