Douglas Lee Huettner, 39, of Big Lake, MO, passed away March 9, 2007 at his residence. He was born June 19, 1967 at Falls City, NE to Beverly (Bauer) Bernhardt and Dale Huettner.
On July 10, 1993 he married Tracy Swanson at TrinityUnitedMethodistChurch at Rulo, NE.
Doug graduated from Dawson-VerdonHigh School in 1985. He then worked construction for Hogue Construction. He was employed at Woodings-Verona before becoming employed by the Burlington Northern Railroad. He was in the Track Service division as a machinist and laborer. He was a member of TrinityUnitedMethodistChurch at Rulo as well as a member of the BMWE Local Lodge #230 of St. Joseph, MO.
Doug is survived by his wife, Tracy of Big Lake, sons, Nathan of Dallas, TX, Judd of Maryville, MO, daughter, Monica of Maryville, mother and step-father, Beverly and Paul Bernhardt of Falls City, father and step-mother, Dale and Judy Huettner of Kansas City, MO, brothers, Jeff and wife Dar, Jim and wife Mary Jo both of Verdon, NE, Gary and wife Bren of Dawson, NE, sisters, Susan Witt and husband Rich of Salem, NE, Connie Taft and husband Bob of Verdon, grandmother, Virginia Huettner of Ellensburg, WA. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Herman Huettner, George & Ruth Bauer, step-mother, Darlene Bernhardt.
Local funeral services will take place on Wednesday, March 14, 2007 at 10:30 AM at Dorr and Clark Funeral Home.
Funeral service at Axtell, KS will be held on the same day at 1:00 PM at SalemLutheranChurch at Axtell with interment in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6-8:00 PM at Dorr and Clark Funeral Home.
The family prefers memorial be made to Family Choice.