Douglas Allen Nuzum

Saturday, March 3, 2012

Douglas Allen Nuzum, 59, of Derby, Kan., Spirit employee and former Boeing employee, passed away Thursday, March 1, 2012.

Douglas is preceded in death by his daughter, Victoria, and his parents, Daniel and Elizabeth Nuzum. Survivors include his wife of 39 years, Sandy; daughters, Ericka (Jean Claude) Suhl -- Clarksville, Tenn., and Angela Nuzum, Wichita; brothers, Darren (Darla) Nuzum, Wichita, Duane (Diana) Nuzum, Douglass; sister, Diana (David) Brooks, Wichita; and grandson, Otto Suhl.

Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m., Sunday, with family receiving friends from 6-8 p.m. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Monday, both at Smith Mortuary, 1415 N. Rock Rd., Derby. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m., Monday, Pleasant View Cemetery, rural Fort Scott.

A memorial has been established with Hospice Care of Kansas, 808 S. Hillside, Wichita, KS 67211. View tributes at

Arrangements are made by Smith Mortuary, Derby.