Craig Steven McDougle,
52, Bunker Hill, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, at Dukes
Memorial Hospital. Craig was born Oct. 26, 1964, in Kokomo. He was the son of
Carol L. McDougle and the late Charles L. McDougle.
He was a 1984 graduate
of Northwestern High School, Kokomo. He was active in the FFA, Boy Scouts and
Junior Achievement while growing up. He was employed at Bryan Steam Corp. in
Peru and was a union steward. A huge fan of Jeff Gordon, he even had raced and
worked at local race tracks himself. He worked on cars or anything else with
wheels and loved gardening. He and his father planted hundreds of pine and
black walnut trees, donating many trees at Christmas to families who couldn’t
afford to purchase one.
Survivors include his
mother, Carol L. McDougle, Kokomo; brother, Curt McDougle, Denver; son, Steven
Coffman, Seattle, Washington; aunts, Monica Harbuck, Sumter, South Carolina;
Sharon Proctor, San Jose, California; uncles, Ronald McDougle, Hunterstown, Arnold
Benjamin, Highgate Springs, Vermont; niece, Cayla Walker; great-nephew, Jamison
Yard; very special friend, Marna Wyant; special cousins, Todd McDougle, Scott
Proctor, Vicki and Eva McCarthy; Craig’s special friends who were with him at
the hospital, Marna Wyant, Joe Wilson, Amy Sparks, Tim Grove and Dale and Dora
Pier; other special friends, Pat and Eric Barko, Ed Brown, Tim Hanson; little
special friends, Kristian, Raylan, Tory and Travis and their parents, Maranda
and Marly; friends of the family, Connie and Bill Helms, Nancy and Dan
Macaluso, Joanne and Bill Conroy, Annie and Ken Bicking, Deanie Arnett and Jan
Morris; and Craig’s dogs, Daisy and Jenny.
He was preceded in
death by his father, Charles L. McDougle; grandparents, Leon and Viola
McDougle, Clifford and Eva Benjamin; uncles, Clifton and Roland Benjamin and
Robert Steven McDougle.
A memorial service
will be 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 12, 2017, at Riverview Funeral Home, with
Pastor Virgil Barker officiating. You may leave you condolences online at