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375 W. Dickman Road
Battle Creek, MI 49037
Phone: 269-788-9800
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Douglas Hart

Douglas Lee "Digg Dugg" Hart

Monday, January 27th, 1969 - Sunday, January 6th, 2019
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Douglas Lee Hart, 49, of Battle Creek, Michigan, passed away surrounded by his family on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital. He was born on January 27, 1969, the son of Gary Hart and Delana Sue (Wooten) Chase.
In his passing he was able to save two lives through organ donation. Doug attended and graduated from Gull Lake High School.
Doug is survived by his Son, Nathan Allen (Shelby) Butcher; Sister, Angie (Michael) Keeton; Girlfriend, Katie Trueax; Grandsons, Leo, Ezra and Graham Butcher; Brother, Jamie (Tammy) Hart; Nephew, Gary (Sinda) Pontuis Jr; Four Nieces, Lacey (Ryan) Ostrander, Kaylin (Travis) Pontuis, Tara (Jerel) Pontuis, Samantha Hall, great-nieces and great-nephews. He was preceded in death by his Father, Gary Hart, Mother, Delana Sue Chase, Sister, Krista Jean Hart and Niece, Jessica Hart.
Doug loved music, it didn't matter if he was listening or producing, he loved being behind the mic. He was often referred to as "Digg Dugg" during his music career. Doug was an animal lover and enjoyed helping people and staying close with his family. His family, especially his grandchildren had a special place in his heart. He was a loving and caring man that would give himself to anyone no matter if he knew them or not.
Donations may be made to the Baxter Funeral and Cremation Services to help with funeral expenses.
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Posted at 10:13am
I am very sorry to hear of the family's loss. My deepest condolences goes out to you. During this difficult time I hope you find comfort in each other as well as in God's promises for the future. Revelation 21:4

Brandy bruno

Posted at 11:27pm
Rip Doug .u were a great was a pleasure being ur friend.thanks for always being a good friend to Nick and I and the boys.

Ali Fout

Posted at 06:55pm
Have known Doug for a long time and always was a stand up guy... We shared lots of conversation and banter especially on Facebook... Will miss that dearly, RIH friend! Our loss, Heaven’s gain...

Deborah l Sparks

Posted at 06:42pm
So sorry the loss of your loved one. I knew his whole family growing up, His Mother Delana and I were good friends. Prayers for all.

Melissa Case

Posted at 06:09pm
So very sorry for ur loss. Doug has such a love for animals and just a genuinely kind soul. He will be missed.

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