Douglas Kent Belcher, 63, died Aug. 5, 2014 in St. Francis Hospital, Wichita. He was born Oct. 9, 1950 in Pratt, the son of Charles Lloyd and Masel Charlene (Headrick) Belcher.
A lifetime resident of Greensburg, Doug was a farmer and helped his father with a trash route in the 1960s and ’70s. He graduated from Greensburg High School in 1968 and attended two semesters at Friends University in Haviland.
Doug was a member of the Greensburg Christian Church, the Triangle Rodeo Club, the Kiowa County Historical Society and Kiowa County Senior Center, all of Greensburg.
He is survived by an uncle, Dean and wife Gloria Belcher, Pratt; cousins, Robbie Griffiths and husband Scott, Long Island, Kansas, Rita Winter and husband J. Alan, Cheney, and many aunts, uncles and cousins on the Headrick side of the family.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral service and celebration of Doug's life will be held 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Greensburg Christian Church with the Rev. Carl Helm officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Greensburg. A visitation will be held 4-6 p.m. Thursday with the family present 4-5.
Memorials are suggested to the Greensburg Christian Church in care of Fleener Funeral Home, 514 S. Main, Greensburg, Kansas, 67054