John Arthur Doppenberg, a longtime resident of Stevens County, passed away on June 29, 2011 in Spokane at the age of 34. He was born in Memphis, Tennessee on Oct. 8, 1976, the son of Gary and Karen (Driskill) Doppenberg.
John attended school in both Orient and Kettle Falls. John enjoyed life and loved spending time outdoors. He loved listening to music and playing his harmonica. John was a free spirit and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
John is survived by his father, Gary Doppenberg of Colville; his mother, Karen Hamel (Ron Davis) of Colville; his grandmothers, Janet Doppenberg of Colville and Lorene Driskill of Kettle Falls, as well as numerous other family and friends.
The urn graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, August 1 at the Mountain View Park Cemetery in Colville.
The Danekas Funeral Chapel and Crematory in Colville has been entrusted with arrangements.