Douglas Martin Hummel, age 67, of Anderson, South Carolina, passed away after a courageous battle against B-Cell Lymphoma on August 31, 2022, while at the Rainey Hospice House in Anderson.
Doug was born in Findlay, Ohio, to the late Daniel M. and Barbara J. (Wittenmyer) Hummel on March 23, 1955.
Doug was a 1973 graduate of Liberty Benton High School. After graduation he pursed his first degree in 1975 from The University of Toledo in Architectural Engineering. He then furthered his education with a bachelor’s degree in 1987 from Bowling Green State University in Interior Architecture Engineering.
Doug met his soulmate and love of his life, Ralph D. White, and they joined together March 2, 1990. He survives along with Doug’s brothers, Scott (Pam) Hummel of Columbus Grove, Ohio, Tim (Dixie Boss) Hummel of Ada, Ohio as well as several nieces and nephews, Danny (Megan) Hummel, Ben Hummel, Katie (Anthony) Rile, Kaylynn (Ross) Carpenter, Jeremiah (Chelsea) Boss Hummel, Carson Hummel, Taylor (Greg) Diller and Audrey Hummel.
Doug was most recently employed at Hampton Furniture Company in Anderson, South Carolina.
Doug had a zest for life. He loved traveling, gardening, baking and every opportunity to spend with family, but most of all he loved being on the boat with Drew and his dog, Baxter.
A celebration of life memorial service will be held to honor Douglas on Saturday, September 24, 2022, at 2pm at Roberts Presbyterian Church at 2716 SC Highway 187, Anderson, SC. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.standardfuneralcenter.com.
For those not traveling to the memorial in South Carolina there will be a celebration of life in Findlay, OH at a later date.