Douglas Gesh

Obituary of Douglas Frank Gesh



Douglas Frank Gesh

September 20, 1943 – August 29, 2021


Doug Gesh, a lifetime resident of Oregon, passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2021.  He was born September 20, 1943, in Eugene, Oregon to Stella and Samuel Gesh.  He graduated from Pleasant Hill high school. 

He enjoyed a long career at Weyerhaeuser as a log truck driver and was an avid wood working craftsman and enjoyed fishing. 

Doug is survived by his wife Bonnie of 58 years; and two sons Douglas Gesh II and Mitchell Gesh (Kathy), sister Alice Denham and preceded in death by sister Mary Lou Gesh and brother Darrol Gesh.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 3, 2021, at 1:00 pm at the chapel of Springfield Memorial Funeral Home at 7305 Main Street, Springfield, Oregon, 97478.  Graveside services will immediately follow.

Arrangements entrusted to Springfield Memorial Funeral Home. Please access the obituary and you are invited to sign the guestbook at 


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