GARNER — Douglas G. Maley, 80, of Garner, died Sunday, April 9, 2017, at the Concord Care Center in Garner.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Thursday, April 13, at the United Presbyterian Church in Garner with Rev. Justin Asche officiating. Military rites were conducted by the Garner Veterans Ceremonial Unit. Burial will be at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Denver, Colorado, at a later date.
Visitation was held from 9 a.m. until services time at the church on April 13. Cataldo Funeral Home of Garner is in charge of arrangements.
Douglas Gordon Maley, the son of Lowell and Esther (Hand) Maley, was born Feb. 23, 1937, at Sidney, Nebraska. He graduated from Garner High School in 1955.
Doug served his country in the U.S. Army for 5 ½ years during the Korean Conflict. He was employed as a manufacturer representative for HVAC companies until his retirement. On June 9, 1981, he married Joan Sorel. They lived in Iowa, Denver, Colorado, Walnut Creek, California, and then returned to Denver. After Joan passed away in 2009, Doug moved to Garner. He enjoyed canvas painting and, in his younger years, riding horses.
He was a member of the United Presbyterian Church in Garner.
Doug is survived by his children, Greg (Darci) Maley of Oak Creek, Colorado, Angela (Craig) Lukemeyer of Mesa, Arizona, Deborah (Jeffrey) Neely of Garnerville, Nevada, and Cristina (Brian) King of Mesa, California; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two sisters, Doris (Charles) Earles of Britt and Donna (Tom) Corrick of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; two sisters-in-law, Helene Maley of Garner and Irene Maley of Clear Lake; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Joan, Feb. 14, 2009; son, Doug in 2008; and two brothers, Dale and Dean Maley.
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