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Douglas "Doug" Hensley

Tuesday, August 29th, 1944 Monday, October 21st, 2019

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Obituary for Douglas "Doug" Leroy Hensley

Hensley, Douglas "Doug" Leroy, a genuine, kind, and patient man, age 75, of Medway, passed away Monday, October 21st, 2019. He was born August 29th, 1944 to Marilyn (Coriell) and Roy Hensley. He graduated from Bellbrook HS and ITT Technical Institute, and spent 28 years of his career as a mechanical designer at Hobart Corporation.

Doug was a knowledgeable gun collector, and he enjoyed going to gun shows and trading insights with the experts. He loved cars, especially his 66' Mustang GT, and enjoyed racing during his teenage years, a hobby that evolved into a love for Nascar. He even worked as an usher during the Indy 500 on a few occasions. He often took his kids fishing on Fridays, camping on the Ohio River, and hunting for rabbit and deer. He enjoyed checking in daily with friends at the clubs where he was a member. Doug also loved dogs, especially his beloved German Shepherd, Caesar. He liked making tacos on Sundays, watching M.A.S.H., and listening to talk radio or the Miami Vice soundtrack. Doug was extremely proud of his kids, and was the kind of man that nurses and caregivers fought to have, because he was such a delight.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Gene Hensley, and great-grandson Baby Daniel.

Doug is survived by wife, Barbara, children Andrew (Eileen) Hensley, Lisa (Rob) Apana, Scott (Margo) McDaniel, Mike (Sherrie) McDaniel, Steven (Roxanne) McDaniel, and Sherri (Nick) Behr, grandchildren Daniel (Cristina), Aaron, and Breandan Hensley, Emily and Andrea Apana, Evan and Avery (Rachael) McDaniel, Austin and Trevor (Elizabeth) McDaniel, Christopher, Michelle, and Makayla McDaniel, Audrey (Lyn) Dickson, Isaac, Joshua and Miriam McDaniel, Dylan, Alex, Leah, and Kyra Behr, great-granchildren Edward Hensley and Timothy McDaniel, brother Greg (Kim) Hensley, and friends Dan Bowers and Mike Cooksey.

To help the family celebrate his life, you are invited to share during the Life Celebration Visitation at Conner & Koch Life Celebration Home (92 W Franklin St, Bellbrook, OH 45305) on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Life Celebration Funeral Services will be held Friday, October 25th, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Conner & Koch Life Celebration Home, with burial to follow at Bellbrook Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to 4 Paws for Ability (253 Dayton Ave, Xenia, OH 45385) because of Doug's love for dogs and his admiration of veterans. You are welcome to send a condolence, plant a tree and share a story or picture about Doug at www.ConnerAndKoch.com.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, October 24th, 2019 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Conner & Koch Life Celebration Home
    92 W Franklin St
    Bellbrook, Ohio
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    Thursday, October 24th, 2019
    5:00pm - 8:00pm
    In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to 4 Paws for Ability(253 Dayton Ave, Xenia, OH 45385).
  • Life Celebration Service

    Friday, October 25th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Conner & Koch Life Celebration Home
    92 W Franklin St
    Bellbrook, Ohio
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, October 25th, 2019
    2:00pm
  • Interment

    Friday, October 25th, 2019 | 3:00pm
    Bellbrook Cemetery
    3939 Upper Bellbrook Rd.
    BELLBROOK, OH
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, October 25th, 2019
    3:00pm

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Omar Nash

I regret that I never realized that Doug had a knack for firearms. Missed out on some knowledge.
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Beth Magenheimer

Gonna miss your smile and hugs that you had for me. I always knew that you loved me.
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Beth Magenheimer purchased flowers for the family of Douglas "Doug" Hensley.
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Diane Lindamood

Doug was a high school classmate of mine. We always looked forward to seeing him at our class reunion luncheons. He will be missed. I am so sorry for you and your family's loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Diane Lindamood
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Mike Belardo

Very sorry to hear about your loss. What a compliment to be remembered as 'genuine, kind and patient!' The Missouri Guard Maintenace Team sends its support and condolences.
Sincerely -
Mike Belardo
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Olivia Brintlinger-Conn

Barb,

My most heartfelt condolences. I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep you and your family in my prayers during this difficult time.
Best wishes,
Olivia Brintlinger-Conn
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