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David C. Doshan

David C. Doshan

David C. Doshan, age 67, resident of Brainerd, died peacefully February 12th, 2018 surrounded by his family at Essentia - St. Joseph's Medical Center.

He was born in Crosby, MN to Joseph and Mildred (Johnson) Doshan on April 25th, 1950.

After graduating from Brainerd High School, David served in the MN Army National Guard from August, 1969 until September, 1992. While serving in the MNARNG, David also worked for Scorpion Industries, and later as the D. F. Manager at Camp Ripley Military Base. He also worked for Mystic Lake Casino, and retired in 2012 from Johnson Cigar and Candy Co. in Brainerd.

David's greatest passion was helping senior citizens. He will always be remembered for his dedication to volunteer service at Bethany Good Samaritan Society. David was awarded the Good Samaritan Society Volunteer Champion award in 2016.

He loved visiting with and poking fun at his grandchildren. He also enjoyed visiting friends and reuniting with childhood and high school buddies.

David was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Doshan; mother, Mildred (Johnson) Doshan; brother, Joe Doshan; niece, Lena Marie Doshan; and uncle, Bobbie.

David is survived by his son, Brent Doshan; daughter, Kelly Rushmeyer; ex-wife, Jeanie Doshan; brothers, Dan (Jan), John, and Gary Doshan; sisters, Joanne (Bob) Johnson, and Vicki Cison; grandchildren, Ali Doshan, and Taylor and Shyanne Rushmeyer; and great-grandson, Sebastian Doshan.

He will be dearly missed by his family, friends, and staff and residents at Bethany Good Samaritan.

Visitation will be from 10a.m. until the 11a.m. funeral on Saturday, February 17th at Bethany Good Samaritan Society, 804 Wright St, Brainerd, MN 56401.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Bethany Good Samaritan Society.

Funeral Arrangements with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home.