Share This Obituary


Douglas Frank North, 82, of Conroe, Texas, passed away on September 20, 2017. He was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, on June 9, 1935. Douglas graduated from WB Ray High School in 1953. He received a Bachelors of Science from Texas A & I, a Masters of Science from Louisiana Tech University, and an MBA from Pepperdine University. He married his high school sweetheart, Catherine Mae Bolls, on December 22, 1956. They were married for over 60 years.

Douglas had a career in petroleum engineering that spanned over 50 years. He was a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers for 48 years and had a passion for vegetable gardening, golf, history, and playing with his beloved grandkids.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Edna North. He is survived by his wife Catherine, sons Doug North Jr., and David North, daughters Patricia North and Stacy North Moss, and grandchildren Sydney Alexander, Olivia Moss, Owen Moss, and Audrey Moss.

Visitation with breakfast will be held at 10am on Thursday, September 28, 2017. His memorial service will follow at 11am in the chapel at Forest Park - The Woodlands 18000 1-45 S. The Woodlands, Texas 77384.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to alzheimers.org or boystown.org.