Obituary and Service Information for Douglas Fechter
|Fechter, Douglas |
Date: Sunday, June 14, 2020
Time: 2:00 - 6:00 pm
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri 63028
Date: Monday, June 15, 2020
Time: 10:00 am
Mahn Twin City Chapel
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family
Douglas “Doug” Edward Fechter, 60, of Festus, Missouri, passed away on June 10, 2020 in his home. He was born May 19, 1960 in Streator, Illinois to the late Ralph Harrold and Iva Delores (Hallam) Fechter.
Doug worked as a machinist for Ardagh Glass Inc until his retirement. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing, and motocross. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He was a member of the Elks 1721 Lodge Crystal City/Festus and Local 30 GMP.
He married Lori Ann McCloskey on August 8, 1981 in Streator, Illinois. They shared 38 years of marriage and three children.
He is survived by his wife, Lori Ann (McCloskey) Fechter of Festus, Missouri; three children, Terin Fechter of Crystal City, Missouri, Sarah (Jacob) Kort of Festus, Missouri, and Bradley Fechter of Festus, Missouri; two sisters, Brenda (Jimmy) Cotroneo of Powder Springs, Georgia, Nancy (Brad) Rider of Caseyville, Illinois; four grandchildren, Brennan Fechter, Kayleigh Fechter, Hayden Kort, and Brynlee Kort; two beagles, Bela and Mona; and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ralph Harrold Fechter and mother, Iva Delores (Hallam) Fechter.
Ordained Minister, Danny Michel, will officiate the services at Mahn Twin City Chapel in Festus, Missouri on June 15, 2020 at 10:00 am.
Friends will be received at Mahn Twin City Chapel on Sunday, June 14, 2020 from 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm.
Contributions may be made to the family.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Mahn Funeral Home Twin City Chapel in Festus, Missouri