George Henry DOEREN(1919 - 2014)

DOEREN George Henry October 8, 1919 ~ July 21, 2014 Longtime resident of St. Paul, MN and Port Charlotte, FL Survived by wife of 63 years, Bonnie (nee Rosenquist), daughters Deb (Ed) Hayden, Lynn (Bruce) Mears; son Randy (Kim) and grandchildren Sarah (Ryan), Lindsey, Allison, Carol, Casey, Sam and Elliot. George was a graduate of Central High School, a six year WWII US Navy veteran and a career electrician with Kehne and Commonwealth Electric. He was a passionate golfer and bridge player. George loved a good cup of coffee. He was a Meals on Wheels volunteer into his 90th year. Above all, George was a devoted husband, father and grandfather who blessed his family with his solid values, his quick wit, and memories that will be treasured forever. A memorial service celebrating his life and Christian faith will be held in Port Charlotte, FL on August 12. Memorials preferred to Faith Lutheran Church, Punta Gorda, or Tidewell Hospice.

Published in Pioneer Press on July 27, 2014