Ellis Everett Douty

Ellis Everett Douty

Birth
Lohrville, Calhoun County, Iowa, USA
Death 6 Sep 2003 (aged 81)
Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 11598138 · View Source
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OBITUARY-
Ellis E. Douty, 81, of Adams, died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2003, at his home.

He was born Jan. 13, 1922, in Lohrville, Iowa, to William and Eva (Martin) Douty. The family later moved to Dexter.
Ellis graduated from Elkton High School, then served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
On Dec. 9, 1944, he married Doris Elliott at Queen of Angels Catholic Church in Austin. They lived in Grand Meadow and Dexter before moving to Adams, where Ellis worked as a feed salesman for Moorman's Feed. He later was the bar manager for the Adams American Legion. He retired in 1986.
Ellis and Doris served as grand marshals in two Dairy Days parades.
Ellis was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and the Adams American Legion.

Survivors include his wife, Doris Douty, Adams; sons and daughters-in-law, Bob and Janet Douty, Rose Creek; Lester and Susan Douty, Corona, Calif.; Jim and Sarah Douty, Adams; daughters and sons-in-law, Kay Louise and Dennis Distad, Burnsville; Janette and Thomas Nolan, Mankato; Monica and Larry Mullenbach, Rose Creek; Lynn and Russell Weber, Brownsdale; Lillian and Ray Wiste, Plainview; Julene and Michael Nolan, Mankato; 25 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; sister and brother-in-law, Eva Mae and Milton Bjerke, Richfield; sister-in-law, Lorma Douty, Dexter; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Eldee.

Visitation: 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2003, with a 4:30 p.m. Rosary and a 7 p.m. prayer service and Wednesday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.
Service: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Gregory Leif officiating.
Interment: Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Adams with military rites by Adams Post #146 American Legion.
Funeral Home: Adams Funeral Home, Adams.


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  • Created by: K McAlister P
  • Added: 23 Aug 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11598138
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ellis Everett Douty (13 Jan 1922–6 Sep 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11598138, citing Sacred Heart Cemetery, Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by K McAlister P (contributor 46787693) .