On April 11, 2021, Douglas “Doug” W. Tetschner passed away at Holy Rosary Healthcare Hospital in Miles City, Montana. Doug was 60 years old.
Doug was born December 25, 1960, in Arlington Heigh, Illinois, the son of Fred and Marge (Sleaford) Tetschner. His family moved from Illinois to Montana in 1970. He has remained in Montana and received his GED here. He later attended and graduated from MCC Mechanics Program.
Doug made his main career as an engineer for Transco Railway Services. He had worked for them for 33 years. Doug had previously worked at LP Anderson.
Doug was a truly kind and loving person. He loved his dogs, family, and friends. He was always there when someone needed him, he was especially available for his family. The family lovingly called him “Doug the Bug” as he was always picking on someone. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle and made it to Sturgis every year. Doug was also an avid golfer and played a round with his friends whenever the opportunity arose. He will be missed beyond words.
Doug was preceded in death by his brother Marvin Tetschner. He is survived by his parents, son Jase Tetschner, sisters Sherry (Robert) HoChee and Shelma (Gary) Erikson, brother Ron Tetschner , and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home. Memorials can be made in Doug’s honor to the animal shelter. Visit www.stevensonandsons.com to view the memorial service via live stream and to send condolences to the family.