Willis was blessed with 16 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.Willis was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 64 years, Zola Mc Crillis Arnold; his son, Philip Brian Arnold; one brother; and three sisters.Doug attended K-12 in Sturgis and completed a semester at Huron College. Doug excelled in wrestling all through high school and continued coaching AAU wrestling for 20 years. He always had so many stories to tell, and everybody enjoyed listening to them.Doug married his high school sweetheart, Linda, on November 12, 1976, at Grace Lutheran Church. He loved teaching young wrestlers, and his inspiration led many to victory. Doug's last place of employment was at Owen's Interstate, where he worked until his death.They started out their married life living in Rapid City working for Pools, hauling trailer houses and enjoyed being a dad to his two daughters, Rosa and Velva.They then moved to Faith in 1961, and he went to work as a mechanic.
Send Flowers Sign/View Registry Doug was born January 17, 1957, to Robert and Dorothy Kaiser. Doug made so many friends through his wrestling and softball years.
Teddy Ann grew up and went to school in Sturgis and Lead-Deadwood area before she met and married Ronnie Varns on October 14, 1972.
Together, they had three wonderful children; Sheila, Jesse, and Shannon.
Friends are invited to join his family at a Celebration of Life service on Saturday, July 21, 2018, at a.m. His family requests that in lieu of flowers, gifts can be made in his memory to the Spearfish Veterans Monument.
Send Flowers Sign/View Registry Dean Arnold Vetter was born June 21, 1937, in Burtrum, MN, to Adam and Laura (Shinabarger) Vetter.