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Posted: Friday, February 14, 2020 5:05 pm

Arthur Soterios Docos

Arthur Soterios Docos of Kerrville passed away on Feb. 12, 2020 in Kerrville.

Memorial mass will be held at Notre Dame Catholic Church on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020 at 2 p.m. A memorial service for Mr. and Mrs. Docos will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Feb. 21, 2020 at Grimes Funeral Chapels, officiated by Rev. Frankie Enloe.

He was born in Manchester, New Hampshire to Soterios Docos and Anite LeMarch Docos on Sept. 12, 1936. Art married Helen Josephine (Josie) Poole on Aug. 5, 1961 at Notre Dame Catholic Church in Kerrville.

Art went to school in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was a veteran of the Viet Nam War serving in the United States Air Force. After he retired from the military in 1974, he and Josie moved back to Kerrville, Texas. He worked for many years as an electrician. He and Josie loved to go camping in their trailer. They also enjoyed bicycle riding. They both loved their English sheepdogs of which they had many over the years.

Art was preceded in death by his wife, Josie Docos, of 59 years, his mother and father, Anite LeMarch and Soterios Docos and his brothers, Andre and George Docos.

Art is survived by his two sisters-in-law, Janey Priour of Kerrville and Jackie Poole of Ft. Davis, Texas. He is also survived by a niece, Becky Priour and two nephews, Kyle Priour and John T. Priour, all of Kerrville. He is also survived by seven grandnieces and nephews and their spouses and numerous great-grand nieces and nephews. He is also survived by many great-nieces and nephews, Andre Docos of Oswego, New York; Andy, Richard and George Docos of Manchester, New Hampshire; and Carol St. Onge of Deerfield, New Hampshire.

A private burial will be held at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas.

Memorials may be given to Notre Dame Catholic Church or the Disabled Veterans.

Grimes Funeral Chapels of Kerrville