Doug joined Downing & Lahey as a funeral director in 2015. Doug is originally from Salina, KS and earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences from Kansas State University in Manhattan, KS. He went on to earn an Associate Degree in Mortuary Science from Kansas City Kansas Community College and then served an apprenticeship at French Mortuary in Albuquerque, NM. Doug is the Membership Chairman of Midian Shriners, the past president of the Cartoons, and the current Worshipful Master (President) of Albert Pike Lodge #303. In his free time, Doug enjoys sports, live music, and karaoke.
What our families say about Doug:
- “Our family felt very comfortable with our choices and services were exactly what we asked for and above. We were treated with utmost respect, as was our mother. Top notch care and very professional. Doug was extremely caring and attentive to our needs. Even at the cemetery he allowed family to insert items into the casket and never hurried us.” ~ Sondra
- “Doug Chartier and the whole staff are great to work with and very helpful.” ~ Martha