COLUMBUS - Douglas K. Archer, 45, of Columbus died unexpectedly Sept. 15, 2013, at Mount Carmel West Hospital, Columbus.
He was born in Dayton on May 20, 1968, the son of Roger and Sharon (Knick) Archer.
Doug was a 1986 graduate of Franklin Monroe High School and the Montgomery County Joint Vocational School. He was a former member of the Eagles and Moose lodges in Greenville and the Masonic Lodge in Columbus. Doug enjoyed being in the auto business as a salesperson and a general manager at several dealerships.
He was a loving father of his children, David James "DJ" and Alissa Renee Archer. He is also survived by his parents, Roger and Sharon Archer of The Villages, Fla. (recently of Arcanum); brother David Archer and wife Mendy of Pitsburg; niece Peyton Archer; nephew Nolan Archer; and his loving friend Michelle Mitton of Heath, Ohio.
Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. on Wednesday in Mote Cemetery, 9327 Pitsburg-Laura Road, Arcanum, 45304 with Dean Thompson officiating. A celebration of life to follow the burial at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Pitsburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Doug Archer Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 189, Arcanum, Ohio 45304, to benefit his children. Condolences may be sent to www.KreitzerFuneralHomeInc.com.