Funeral Services for D. Douglas Breithaupt, 69, Lawrence will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at First Church of the Nazarene in Lawrence. Burial will follow in Worden Cemetery in Rural Douglas County, Kansas. He died Thursday, June 3, 2010 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born November 26, 1940 in Lawrence, KS the son of Donald and Evelyn Nuffer Breithaupt.
Doug served his country in the Army during the Vietnam War. Doug worked as a warehouse foreman for Kansas Construction for 23 years. He then worked the next 10 years for a Dairy. He worked for Douglas County where he maintained the roadways and most recently had continued to help maintain the roadways for the Willow Spring Township until his death. He enjoyed being on the farm. He was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene.
He married Janet R. Hornberger on October 11, 1963 in Lawrence, KS. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include: one son, Eric Breithaupt and his wife, Brandi of Eudora, KS; three brothers, Glenn Breithaupt, Lawrence, Jeri Breithaupt, Lawrence, Kenny Breithaupt, Meriden, two sisters, Nancy Breithaupt, Lawrence, Sylvia Haas, Laguna Niguel, CA; and three grandchildren, Jacob, Alec and Alyssa.
The family will greet friends 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, June 7, 2010 at the Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
The family suggests memorials in his name to the First Church of the Nazarene and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent to www.warrenmcelwain.com