Bard Doaty

Bard Doaty, born February 3, 1979, departed this life on November 4, 2022. Bard graduated from Exeter High School in 1997 and went on to receive his degree in Biology from Millersville University. He was employed at Carpenter Technology for 11 years.

Bard enjoyed hiking, gardening, cooking, and spending time with his family. He also enjoyed playing and coaching soccer with his 2 daughters.

Bard is survived by his wife Vanessa and their three beautiful children Violet, Coralynn, and Soren, all of Exeter Township. He is also survived by his parents Jim and Debra Doaty of Birdsboro and a brother Elliot Doaty of Exeter Township.

Services will be private. Bard will be deeply missed by those who knew and loved him.

Bard was a forest advocate. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Old Growth Forest Network ( or Berks Nature ( can be made in remembrance of Bard.

“The goal of life is living in agreement with nature.”