Richard "Skip" Douchane
Richard "Skip" Douchane, 67, of Gordonville, PA passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 24, 2010 at the Essa Flory Hospice Center in Lancaster, PA.
Richard was born December 31, 1942 in Torrington, CT. He was married to Myrtle M. Douchane.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by seven stepchildren: Walter Gibbon of Cincinnati, OH; Marie Maxson of Ephrata, PA; Stephen Gibbon of Chattanooga, TN; Patricia Schwartz of Cincinnati, OH; Brett Gibbon of Loganville, GA; Colleen Judson of New Milford, CT; Krista Betz of Sebastian, FL and numerous step-grandchildren; a sister, Sally Freer, of Thomaston, CT and many nieces and nephews. Of special mention is his nephew, Bobby Freer of Torrington, CT. Richard was pre-deceased by his mother, Sadie Douchane and brothers, Robert and Donald Douchane.
Graveside memorial services were held at the Millersville Mennonite Cemetery in Millersville, PA. Memorial remembrances can be made in Richard's memory to Hospice of Lancaster County.www.scheidfuneralhome.com