Alfred Douglas “Doug” Statzer, 85, of Fountain City, IN passed away Friday evening, March 10, 2017 at his residence. He was born July 28, 1931 in Richmond, IN the son of Alfred Thomas and Gertrude Irene (Walsh) Statzer. He honorably served in the US Army during WWII.
Doug retired in 1989 after 23 years with Beldon Corporation of Richmond, IN. He was a member of Lynn Friends Church of Lynn, IN.
He leaves to cherish his memory two brothers, Charles Merlin Parks of North Vernon, IN and Melvin Leroy Parks of New Paris, OH; three sisters, Norma Jean Dodd (husband, Randy) of Trenton, OH, Patricia Enney (husband, Dan) of Carmel, IN and Caroline Williams of Pigeon Forge, TN; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Robert Gene Statzer.
A service to celebrate Doug’s life will be 12 noon, Thursday, March 16, 2017 at Thomas Memorial Chapel of Lynn, IN. Burial will be in Willow Grove Cemetery of Fountain City, IN. Family and friends may gather to share and remember from 11 am to service time on Thursday, at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Envelopes will be provided at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonshookfuneralhomes.com.