Doug passed away September 12, 2020 at home from a long illness caused by heart disease. He was surrounded by his family, was deeply loved and will be missed. He was born in Spencer, Neb., Sept. 22, 1930 to Virgel and Esther Darnell.
Doug is survived by his wife, Peggy; son, Michael; daughter, Denise Amend; and granddaughters, Nichole Darnell, Lilly Yeater, and Tabitha Meyer. His first great-grandchild, Liam Douglas Yeater was born Sept. 27, 2020; brother, Donald Darnell; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by son, Randy; and sister, Dorla.
Because of Covid-19 there will be no service at this time. Plans are for a grave side service next year. Any donations would be welcome to Laurel Community Church.