Reed Douglas "Doug" Drummond, 71, of Ocean Ridge Plantation, Ocean Isle Beach, died Monday, April 22, 2013.
Born in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, on Oct. 12, 1941, he was a son of the late Reed and Helen Shelley Drummond. Mr. Drummond was also preceded in death by a brother, David Drummond.
Doug graduated from Glenbrook High School and the Milwaukee School of Engineering. He then served in the U.S. Navy.
Following the Navy, he met and married his wife of 43 years, Roberta Schiavone Drummond.
Mr. Drummond was employed by the George T. Schmidt, Bruno and Freeman Companies, and was currently a self-employed personal consultant.
Surviving in addition to his loving wife, Roberta; is his son, David Drummond and wife, Kari, of Carpentersville, Ill; two granddaughters, Kara and Ashley Drummond; sister-in-law, Barbara Drummond of Arlington Heights, Ill.; sons, Matt and Jimmy Drummond and sister-in-law, Linda, and Richard Bye of Calabash; their children, Todd Elliott and wife, Melissa, and Julie Taylor and husband, Mark.
Funeral was Thursday, April 25, 2013, in the chapel of Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research at www.michaeljfox.org
Private online condolences may be sent to www.brunswickfuneralservice.com.
Arrangements by Brunswick Funeral Service & Crematory, Shallotte.
Brunswick Funeral Service and Crematory
5229 Ocean Hwy W
Shallotte, NC 28459
Published in The Brunswick Beacon on May 2, 2013