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Douglas E. Koogler
  • In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Doug's memory to:
  • Box 21 Rescue Squad
    P. O. Box 21
    Dayton, OH 45401-0021
  • Buckeye Search and Rescue Dogs
    Attn: Gloria Napier
    110 Wilson Avenue
    Loveland, OH 45140

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“You were truly a great friend and someone I new that had my back regardless of what we were in to.truly miss you. ”
1 of 15 | Posted by: Glenn Angeli - OH - Friend

“you was a true friend.will always remember the missions we were on together.you are and always will be missed my brother. ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: glenn e angeli jr - dayton, OH

“Doug is and will be missed. He could act kind of mean towards you if he thought you were doing whatever wrong. That was because he CARED. He Really...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Dale & Marilyn Koogler - Enon, OH

“I only knew Doug for 2 & 1/2 years while working in Iraq together. It was truly an honor to know him, he was a great friend and comrade. While...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Glenn E Angeli Jr - Dayton, OH

“Mrs. Koogler, Dean, Dale, DeeDee and all: Was so very saddened to hear of Doug's passing. I have many wonderful childhood memories of you all from...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Karen Watkins-Young - Kettering, OH

One of the best days of hunting ever with a great friend... “Had many good times with Doug, had just made plans to go hunting this year...Still find hard to believe. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Darin and Lee Ann Russell - OH

“Joanie, Dale, Dean and DeeDee, I am so sorry to hear about Doug's passing. I know it has to be so hard after losing Joe. Reading memories he was so...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Terry Bohannon - Beavercreek, OH

“we are so sorry to hear of your loss. we are keeping Doug and his family in our prayers. we will miss seeing Doug. ”
8 of 15 | Posted by: robert and kay schilling - dayton, OH

“We are all very sorry for your loss. ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: The Lambert Family (Linda Stan Terry & Tina - OH

“The first memory I have is that I was the flower girl in your wedding with Carmen. The second memory that I want to share is how you and Carmen...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Shelly Rojas Annett - Howard, OH

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all in this time of mourning ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Roger Brower - Dayton, OH

“How to explain on one page everything that your life meant to us...? Best I can think of is to invite you in to see from my eyes who you were to me....Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Marielos Salas - Lexington, KY

“May each tear that fall be a gentler reminder that you and your Loved one meant so much to each other, and that no loss or sorrow ,time or distance...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Annette M.Herman Salas - Columbus, OH

“No amount of words can ever describe the pain, grief & sorrow our family is going through during this hard time, however you are in a better place...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Teresa - West carrollton, OH

“I love you so very much! You were & will forever remain an amazing man! I'll keep with me the memories that I have for a lifetime! I'll miss you so...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Jessica - West Carrollton, OH


Douglas E. Koogler, age 53, of Dayton, passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2013. Doug was a member of Tri State Gun Collectors. He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph J. Koogler and brother, Joseph P. Koogler. Doug is survived by his mother, Joan C. Koogler, of Huber Heights; daughter, Maria (David Martin) Koogler, of Dayton; son, Eric (Lacy) Koogler, of Dayton; Carmen Salas, the mother of his children; sister, Deanna Russell, of Dayton; brothers, Dean (Nancy) Koogler, of Huber Heights; Dale (Marilyn) Koogler, of Enon; grandchildren, Bryce, Mia, and Ava; and numerous other relatives and friends. Family will greet friends from 11:00 am- 1:00 pm on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at Reis Legacy Center Meyer-Boehmer Chapel, 6661 Clyo Rd., Centerville. A Funeral Service will follow at 1:00 pm. Burial will be at Mt. Zion Shoup Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Doug's memory to Box 21 Rescue or Buckeye Search and Rescue Dogs.