Douglas “Doug” Michael Yeager, 32, died on Wednesday, April 13, 2011, at St. Cloud Hospital. Services for Doug will be held on Saturday, April 16, 2011, at 11 a.m. at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Brainerd with Deacon Roger Marks officiating. Visitation will be held at Brenny Funeral Chapel on Friday, April 15, 2011, from 5-7 p.m. and one hour prior to services at the church. Interment will be in the Baxter Cemetery. A luncheon will be held after burial in the Brenny Funeral Chapel Reception Room in Baxter.
Doug was born on May 27, 1978, in Brainerd. He graduated from Brainerd High School. Doug worked at Bang Printing and most recently for Tom’s Backhoe. Doug married Jody Wiersgalla on Aug. 8, 2008, in Brainerd. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and playing darts. Doug also loved playing pool, water activities and foosball.
He is survived by his wife, Jody; stepson, Kyle Swehla; father, Rich (Loretta) Yeager, of Merrifield; mother, Cindy (Terry Case) Yeager, of Brainerd; son, Cody; daughter, Alycia; sister, JoAnne Moldenhauer, of Prior Lake; and brother, Tony (Brittany) Yeager, of Brainerd; and stepsisters, Kris (Trent) Spreeman, of Baxter, Kelly (Chuck) Mankowski, of Brainerd, and Katie Gerhardt, of Brainerd.