Douglas Biery Sr.
Douglas A. Biery Sr, 69, Leavenworth, passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at his residence.
He was born on Jan. 23, 1950 in Toledo, Ohio to Marion A. and Donna (Chandley) Biery. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing golf. He was a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association and The North American Hunting Club..
Douglas joined the U.S. Army on April 17, 1970 and was honorably discharged on April 12, 1976. He was awarded the national defense service medal, good conduct medal, Vietnam service and campaign, as well as the Cross of Gallantry medals.
He is survived by his children, Douglas A. Biery Jr, New York, Shawn A. (Peggy) Biery, Texas, Lance A. Biery, Texas and Kelly Tasi Biery, New York. sister, Rhonda L. Stohrer, Texas and brothers, Marton A. (Linda) Biery, Leavenworth and Bruce A. (Lou) Biery, Ohio, nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the funeral home 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. A funeral service will commence at 12:30 p.m. with Pastor Cape Rust, officiating. Burial with U.S. Army honors will be at 1:30 p.m. at Leavenworth National Cemetery.