Doug Taipala

ISHPEMING, Mich. – Doug Taipala, age 79, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, August 9, 2013.

Beloved husband of Dona. Loving father of Laurie (Bob) Lang, Lisa (Mike) Kurth and Steve (Suzanne) Taipala. Proud grandpa of Kristine (Adam) Weiss, Kevin and, Alyssa and Jordan Kurth, Erika, Evan and Ainsley Taipala. Brother of Jeanette Penhale and Bob (Geri) Taipala. ALso loved by other relatives and friends.

Memorial gathering at REFORMATION LUTHERAN CHURCH, 915 Adelmann Ave., Brookfield, Wednesday, August 14, 10:30-11:45 AM.

Memorial service 12:00 PM. Private Committal Prairie Home Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations appreciated to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.