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Donald "Doug" Emory

September 25, 1931 ~ July 24, 2019 (age 87)

Obituary

Milford – On July 24, 2019, Donald “Doug” Emory peacefully passed away at the Harrison House in Georgetown.

He was born on September 25, 1931 in Wilmington, DE to the late Lawrence and Virginia Emory.

Doug honorably served our country during the Korean War in the Navy.

He worked at Home Beneficial Life Insurance Company for 30 plus years, retiring as a District Manager.

Doug was known as an avid bowler and bowled the first perfect game at Milford Lanes. He also loved watching the Phillies.

Mr. Emory was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Emory.

He is survived by his daughter, Mary Greenly and her husband Harry, his sons, Jeffery Emory and his wife Donna, and Russell Emory, his grandchildren; Jenny Nauman and her husband John, Rusty Emory and his wife Sarah, and Kelly Emory, 4 great grandchildren, and his sister Helen Foskey.

The family will receive visitors at Rogers Funeral Home, 301 Lakeview Ave, Milford, from 12 to 1PM on Monday 7/29, with a funeral service at 1PM. Burial is at Milford Community Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or www.alz.org.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
July 29, 2019

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Rogers Funeral Home
301 Lakeview Ave
Milford, DE 19963

Funeral Service
Monday
July 29, 2019

1:00 PM
Rogers Funeral Home
301 Lakeview Ave
Milford, DE 19963

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