Kurt A. Douglas, 46, of Springfield, died at 11:10 pm, Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at Memorial Medical Center, following a long illness. He was born September 22, 1964 in Springfield, to Donald Lee and Donna Sue Douglas. He married Debbie L. Larson on July 4, 2007 and she survives.
Also surviving are his mother, Donna Sue Douglas of Springfield; one son, Katlin Douglas of Springfield; four step-children, Scott Kincaid, Shane Larson, Misty Larson and Tasha Larson all of Springfield; five grandchildren, Austin, Nicole, Gavin, Cheynne and Chance; one sister, Kelley (Bob) Balster of Chatham; several aunts and uncles, two nephews and several cousins.
His father preceded him in death.
Kurt enjoyed hunting, camping, fishing, NASCAR racing, gardening, cooking and music. His main goal in life was spending time with his family and friends and spending time rocking in his chair.
He worked with his dad in flooring installation and also various other trades.
Memorial Gathering: 5-7 pm, Sunday, August 28, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home.
Memorial Service: 7 pm, Sunday, August 28, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home with pastor Ken Gennicks officiating.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Liver Foundation, Illinois Chapter, 180 North Michigan Ave, Ste: 1870, Chicago, IL 60601.