Douglas Hart

Douglas E. Hart, 44, a resident of St. Joseph’s Center since 1972, died Wednesday morning at St. Joseph’s Center.

Born March 8, 1969 in Mechanicsburg, he was the son of Jody Geiger, Mechanicsburg.  He was a member of the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Dunmore.

Douglas enjoyed music, especially Christmas songs, children’s songs, country and gospel music.  He also enjoyed television programs, in particular The Price is Right and sporting event.  He was an active member of his Parish, and he very much enjoyed attending weekly services.  He was an energetic young man who loved participating in outings and activities with his staff persons and peers.  His smile and enthusiasm touched the lives of so many of his staff persons over the years, and they feel blessed to have had the opportunity to be part of his life.

In addition to his mother, Douglas is survived by his sister, Amanda Wirrick, and his brother, Dwayne Smith.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother Betty J. Hart, maternal grandfather Donald Hart, and his sister Twyla Hendry.

A memorial service will be held at St. Joseph’s Center on Monday, March 18, 2013 at 2:00pm in the chapel.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to and are under the care and direction of the Vanston and James Funeral Home, 1401 Ash Street, Scranton.

One Comment

  1. Catherine Spickerman

    I just want to say im very sry for the loss of douglas (duggy) He had touched my heart in so many ways the way he smiled and laughed when he was being sang to!!! The one day i took douglas on an outing and we drove for hrs him just listing to bob marly and hitting repeat brings a smile to my face when i think of that day!!! Rest in peace Duggy You will Always be missed and hold a huge place in my heart!

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