Douglas A. Doescher of Auburn passed away February 7th, 2019 at his home. He was born September 27th, 1940 in Langdon, North Dakota. He served in the USMC for four years and in 1965 he began employment with Boeing Security. He worked on the Minuteman Missile program in North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, and Wyoming and in 1978 he transferred to Seattle. He retired in 2006 after 40 ½ years.

He is survived by his wife Virginia and sons Grant and Brandon of Auburn, along with brothers Jim and Bob of Langdon, North Dakota, Steve of Canton, Ohio and sister Linda Padden of Hawley, Minnesota.

No services were held, and burial was at Hillcrest Burial Park in Kent.

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