Douglas Kerich Obituary

Douglas A. Kerich
Douglas A. Kerich

September 11, 2017
Born in Detroit, Michigan
Resided in Detroit, Michigan
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Douglas A. Kerich, age 86, died peacefully on September 11, 2017 at Detroit Receiving Hospital. He was born on December 24, 1930 in Detroit, grew up in St. Clair Shores and graduated high school from St. Paul on the Lake School in Grosse Pointe Farms. Douglas worked at several dry cleaners in his early career, notably at the Book Cadillac Hotel and the Palisades Cleaners. Douglas was an organist at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in St. Clair Shores and was also an accomplished pianist. He also worked in the accounting department at several credit unions. He had a witty personality and was a generous donor to help the poor.

Douglas is survived by his sister, Sr. Irene Kerich, OP, sister-in-law Pat, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother William.

His body will lie instate at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 21620 Greater Mack at Overlake in St. Clair Shores from 9:30 a.m. Friday until mass begins at 10:00. Interment will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Detroit.

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Funeral Mass
St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church
21620 Greater Mack
St. Clair Shores, MI US 48080
Friday, September 15, 2017
10:00 AM