Welcome to the memorial page for

Doug Cole

February 7, 1944 ~ July 10, 2017 (age 73)

Doug Cole, age 73, of Clyde, died Monday, July 10, 2017, at Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky, following at brief illness.

He was born February 7, 1944, in Stockbridge, MI, and graduated from Sandusky High School in 1962.  Doug was a self-employed truck driver and was a member of the Sandusky Eagles post 444.  He loved riding his motorcycle, traveling, camping, and most of all, spending time with his family.  He was a true friend to many.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years Sharon (Ekleberry) Cole; daughters Tina (Tom) Fleming, Vickery, Terri (Jeff) Meyer, Sandusky, and Tracy Haerr; seven grandchildren Chris, Nick, Eric, Jessica, Mike, Rachael, and Tony; four great grandchildren Garrett, Alex, Charlie, and Michael; and four sisters Carol Cole, Dinah Adelman, Brenda Sparks, and Glenna Fugate.

Doug was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call from 4-8 PM Wednesday, July 12, 2017, at Ransom Funeral and Cremation Service, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia, where services will be held at 10:30 AM, Thursday , July 13, 2017.  Buddy Carty will officiate.  Burial will be in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.

Memorials may be made to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44824.  Online condolences and  gifts of sympathy may be shared with the family by visiting


Charitable donations may be made to:

Stein Hospice Services
1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky OH 44870

 Service Information

July 12, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ransom Funeral & Cremation Service
610 S. Washington St.
Castalia, OHIO 44824

Funeral Service
July 13, 2017

10:30 AM
Ransom Funeral & Cremation Service
610 S. Washington St.
Castalia, OHIO 44824

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