Obituary from the Kalamazoo Gazette, Kalamazoo, Michigan, June 5, 1944. Page seven, coulmn six.
Clemens Edward Dokey, 2, of Richland, Dies
Clemens Edward, two-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Merritt Dokey, Richland, Route 2, died suddenly at the home of the parents Sunday morning. Surviving are the parents; two brothers and two sisters, Merritt Thomas, John Michael, Charlotte and Alberta; the grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Dokey, Richland, Route 1, and several uncles and aunts.
Clemens was descended from Stephen Dokey (wife Elizabeth Papins), then Abram Dokey (wife Alynese/Alinese Vayou), then Albert Dokey (wife Pheobetta Osborne), then Merritt Edward Dokey, Sr. (wife Charlotte Heney). Clemens actual date of death was June 4, 1944.