Harold E. Douglas
Harold E. Douglas
  • August 20, 1928 - January 25, 2018
  • Lancaster, Ohio

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Harold E. Douglas, 89 of Lancaster passed away on Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at the Fairfield Medical Center. Harold was born in Lancaster, Ohio on August 20th, 1928 to the late Charles E. and Lillie Mae Douglas. He was a graduate of Lancaster High School in 1947, a United States Army Veteran, and a firefighter for the Lancaster Fire Department for 24 years. Harold was a member of the Lancaster United Brethren Church; and the Olivedale Senior Center. Harold was an avid Ohio State and Golden Gale football fan. He was a master woodworker and made many things for those he cared for. Harold was also a lover of music and enjoyed singing in the church choir, as well as playing the piano and organ.
Harold is survived by his loving wife, Bernice "Dottie" Douglas; children, Marty Snider, Connie Smith, Marsha (Tom) Conrad, Jeannie (Steve) Albright, Steve (Linda) Douglas, Scott (Susan) Douglas, and Laura (Bill) Mallory; 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; brother, Tom Douglas; as well as many loving nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Kate Douglas; second wife, Polly Douglas; son, Dougie; brother, Bob Douglas; sisters, Betty Douglas, Helen Carse, Myrtle Burnside, and Dixie Newton; as well as two infant brothers.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday January 30th, 2018 at 1PM at the Lancaster United Brethren Church with Pastor Greg Voight officiating. Burial is to follow at the Maple Grove Cemetery. Friends may call on Monday from 2-4PM & 6-8PM at the HALTEMAN-FETT & DYER FUNERAL HOME. As well as ONE HOUR PRIOR at the church on Tuesday.
The family suggests contributions in Harold's memory be made to the Lancaster United Brethren Church or the Pickering House.