Gerald F. Douty

Gerald (Buzz) F. Douty, 74, of Williamsport, a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather passed peacefully on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Divine Providence Hospital, The Gatehouse hospice center.

Born in South Williamsport, August 8, 1943, he was a son of Ralph and Leanna Miller Douty.

Gerald (Buzz) retired from First Quality Products in McElhattan. He was a member of the VFW Post 7863 in Duboistown, and Citizens Fire Company No. 2 in South Williamsport where he volunteered as Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny for the community.

Gerald was a Navy Veteran serving during The Cuban Missile Crisis 1960-1964.

Surviving are his wife, the former Nancy Weikel; 1 brother, Bill Douty, of Williamsport; 1 sister, Joyce Hamilton, of Williamsport; 6 children: 3 boys and 3 girls; 7 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at family’s convenience. Will be posted once scheduled.

Submitted by family.