2018-04-12 / Obits


DOUGLAS WILLIAM MCGAFFEY, 75, of Lapeer (formerly of Columbiaville), died Sunday April 8, 2018.

He was born

March 3, 1943, in

Pontiac, to parents

Ernest and Nina

(Manwell) McGaffey.

Doug was a truck driver and even owned a pizzeria in the past. He married Margo Lamson on August 14, 1988 in Las Vegas. Doug was a member of the Lapeer Fraternal Order of Eagles, where he enjoyed socializing and the camaraderie, similar to an extended family. He also enjoyed playing cards and hunting when he was younger.

Mr. McGaffey is survived by his step-children, Kim Fuhr and Phil Fuhr; grandchildren, Brenda, Jessica and Karissa; brother, Ernest “Mac” McGaffey of Flushing; nephews and niece, Ernest, III, Scott, Lane and Shanda; as well as many dear Eagles friends, especially Terry and Tammy Miller and Beverly Oneil.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Margo (in 2005); and his parents.

Contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Doug’s funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Muir Brothers.

Condolences and memories may be left at MuirBrothersLapeer.com

Muir Brothers Funeral Home – Lapeer

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