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Douglas Walter Bastyr

1928 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Douglas Walter Bastyr Obituary
February 5, 1928 - January 29, 2016 Funeral services for Douglas Walter Bastyr, 87, Lawrence, will be 10 am, Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church. Burial will follow in San Fernando Mission Cemetery in California on February 5, 2016 at 11am. Douglas passed away on January 29, 2016, at Brandonwoods at Alvamar in Lawrence, KS. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on September 8, 1928 to Walter and Sidonia Bastyr. He graduated from North Hollywood High School in California. Doug served in the US Army in Germany during the Korean War. He received his Bachelor's degree from UCL A, where he met his wife Beverly, who preceded him in death in 1997. A Sigma Pi brother, he was a lifelong Bruins, Dodgers, Rams and Bears fan. Doug is survived by his daughters, Linda and partner Andrea Witczak, Susan and husband Patrick Baumgartner and children Reese and Rayna, and Lisa Morris and her children Noah and Luke, and his sister Beverly and her children and grandchildren. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions made to the , sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, 601 Indiana Street Lawrence, KS 66044. Online condolences sent at rumsey-yost.com
Published in the Los Angeles Times on Feb. 2, 2016
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