Douglas Arthur Tvedt
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Douglas Arthur Tvedt

Iowa City, IA - Douglas Arthur Tvedt, 87, passed away at his home on Monday, February 15, 2021, surrounded by his family.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 AM, Monday, February 22, 2021 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church with Father Joseph Sia officiating. The family will gather at the Church after 9:30 AM, Monday. Friends may view the Funeral Mass by way of a Zoom Link located on Doug's obit page at under the Tribute Wall. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer's Association, Iowa City Hospice, University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital or St. Patrick's Church.

Douglas Tvedt is survived by his wife, Gail, his seven children: Kevin Tvedt of Iowa City, Iowa; Kimberly (Brian) Biegger of Loveland, Ohio; Lisa (Marty) McLaughlin of Marion, Iowa; Daniel Tvedt of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Brian (Denise) Tvedt of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Kristen (Randy) Olson of Las Vegas, Nevada; and John (Roseanne) Tvedt of Stevensville, Maryland; nineteen grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. He is also survived by three sisters Roberta Scheid of Montour, Iowa; Carol Rinella of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; and Kathy Casey of Gaffney, South Carolina.

Douglas Tvedt was preceded in death by his parents John and Nellie Tvedt, his sister Virginia Fredericks, and his grandson Benjamin Tvedt (son of Daniel Tvedt).

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Published in the Des Moines Register from Feb. 16 to Feb. 18, 2021.
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