Douglas Faris Rash

February 22, 2022


                                                             Douglas Faris Rash

                                                           June 24, 1951 – February 22, 2022

Douglas Rash was born June 24, 1951, to John F. and Margaret C. (Hager) Rash in Marshalltown, Iowa. He peacefully passed away at his home with family by his side. Doug brought three children into this world, Brandon, Melissa and Catherine.  He was retired from the Army after serving in the Vietnam War and lived in Chariton, Iowa till his passing. Douglas enjoyed watching birds and had several bird feeders.  He also had a green thumb and loved gardening.

Douglas was preceded in death by his parents, John and Margaret Rash, his brother Donavon Rash.

He is survived by his children, Brandon Rash, Melissa Ellingson and Catherine Moreau, his siblings, Dwight (Janet) Rash, Daryl (Dixie) Rash, Darla (Doug) Rash and DaLene (Mark)Kahler.

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February 25, 2022

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Fielding Funeral Home
227 S Grand
Chariton , Iowa 50049

Graveside Service
February 26, 2022

11:00 AM
Union Cemetery

Union , Iowa 50258

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