Douglas Lee Stillwell

Douglas Lee Stillwell

Douglas Lee Stillwell

Douglas Lee Stillwell, age 60, of Tomah, Wisconsin died Thursday, July 30, 2020 at Villa Pines Living Center in Friendship, Wisconsin.

According to Douglas’s wishes, cremation rites will be accorded. Private family services and interment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, a memorial to the American Cancer Society or the donor’s charity of choice can be made.

Douglas was born August 26, 1959 in La Chapelle – St. Mesmin, France to Donald Gene Stillwell and Laura Minnie Ebker. Douglas grew up in Union, MO and Effingham, IL before enlisting in the military. Douglas was part of the 82nd Airborne and participated in the Invasion of Grenada. After his military service, Doug attended Eastern Illinois University where he obtained his Bachelor’s Degree.
Douglas was a traveler and loved a good adventure. He spent the better part of his career in construction management, working on major projects for branches of the military. His career took him all over the United States and he also spent time in Afghanistan at Bagram Air Base. Douglas loved his time in New Orleans, Honolulu, Alaska and Seattle to name a few.

Douglas enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson, rock music, and walking his beloved dog Lexi. Douglas was a member of the American Legion and an avid supporter of PBS.

Douglas was preceded in death by his parents and brother, James David Stillwell, aunts, uncles and cousins. He is survived by his sisters, Lanicia Gibson of Union, MO, Tecla Winfrey of Indianapolis, IN, and Brenda Stillwell of Albuquerque, NM; brother Robert Stillwell of Chino Hills, CA, brother Jay and sister-in-law Amy Stillwell of Oviedo, FL.; step-mother Faith Stillwell of Indianapolis; a much-loved Aunt and Uncle Dave and Mary Stillwell of Gilbertsville, KY; along with many loving nieces and nephews.

Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit for online condolences and further information.

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  1. Pat Holm Jodarski says:

    What a wonderful person would have loved to have known him sympathy to his wonderful family, This world needed people like him what a terrible loss RIP

  2. Stephanie Powell Drake says:

    Sending our love and prayers during this sad time.

  3. Sue Bratcher says:

    RIP Doug..Always had a good time around you when you were able to get to KY. Will miss you and I always enjoyed your Dad when he came around. My heart is broken. I will always remember the tickets you gave to me to go see Irish Dancers.
    Your adopted, Aunt Sue Bratcher ( Sister to Mary Stillwell ).

  4. Mary Jane Daniel's (Nosbisch) says:

    You were,are, and always will be my heart filled friend. You will be missed deeply. Until we meet again, Rest in Peace!

  5. Sally Shelton says:

    I fell in love with Doug when he was in the Army.
    We made mistakes ,but those times are forever in my heart.
    Doug was honest, funny and lived his life to the fullest.
    I liked his James Carney impressions.
    Until we meet again my friend.
    Cya on the other side. 💔💙

  6. Albion Brown says:

    REST WELL, Brother.

  7. Diane Stanley says:

    Thinking of all the fun times we had together. I love you and loved being your chauffeur. 💔💔💔

  8. Douglas Wenthe says:

    Rest In Peace my brother, you will be missed! My condolences to the family!

  9. Oliver Hugh Branson says:

    I grew up with Doug in Union. Many great memories. I send my heartfelt condolences to his family and friends. ❤️

  10. Sharon Dubrow says:

    So sorry for your loss🙏❤️
    Dubrow Family (Alan & Sharon)

  11. Petra and Dennis McDonald says:

    RIP Doug, you will be missed. 🙏🙏🙏

  12. Chris Hutson says:

    Peace go with you. My sincere condolences to the Stillwell family. RIP Doug. Fly high

  13. Connie Guymon says:

    I love u Dougie.Now u and ur dad will havetime to resolve issues that u couldnt take care of when on earth

  14. Connie Guymon says:

    I love u Dougie