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Robert Douglas "Doug" Risher

August 12, 1951 October 7, 2021
Robert Douglas "Doug" Risher
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Robert Douglas “Doug” Risher, 70, of Elyria passed away Thursday, October 7, 2021 at his home unexpectedly with his family by his side. He was born August 12, 1951 in New London, CT. Doug was a self-employed floor installer who taught many people the trade. He loved the Browns, golfing, collector of various items, love of family especially the grandchildren. Survivors include his wife of 27 years Kathy (nee Haas); daughter, Michelle (Scott) Mohr; sons, Robert Risher II, Christopher Haas (Erika Engel) and Jeffery (Cindy) Salyer; 12 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; sister, Dana (John) Blanchard; brother, Delvin (Sharon) Risher. He was preceded in death by his parents Earl and Rosemary Risher; sister, Debbie Klement. Family will receive friends from 1 PM until time of service at 4PM Sunday, October 10, 2021 at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57), Elyria 440-322-4626. Burial Private. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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1:00 PM 10/10/2021 1:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 10/10/2021 4:00:00 PM
Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home

38475 Chestnut Ridge
Elyria, OH 44035

Funeral Service 4:00 PM Sunday, October 10, 2021 in the funeral home

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home
38475 Chestnut Ridge Elyria 44035 OH
United States

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