Douglas R. Berwald, loved the beach

November 7, 2013

Douglas Roy Berwald of Lewes passed away Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at Beebe Healthcare, Lewes. Doug was born June 16, 1955, in Denver, Colo. to the late Arthur R. Berwald and Helen Lewis Berwald.

He attended Dover Air Force Base School and had graduated from Dover High School. Doug loved music, bowling, fishing, going to the beach, baseball, football especially the Eagles and Pirates. Doug was a kind, caring person that was loved deeply by his family. He will be truly missed by all that knew and loved him.

His family would like to thank all of the many care givers over the years that helped take care of him after a tragic accident left him disabled very young.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister, Debra Diaz in 2010.

He is survived by his sister, Barbara Santiago of Smyrna; nieces, Amy Davis and her husband Martin, Glenda Krause and her husband Bryan; nephews, Michael Santiago Jr., Anthony Santiago, James Timbs, Daniel Timbs and Jerry Diaz; great-nieces Mia and Elianna Davis, and Rory Krause; great-nephews Mason Davis, Christian Timbs and Bryan Krause Jr.; and many cousins in West Virginia, New York, and New Jersey.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m, Saturday, Nov. 9, at Torbert Funeral Chapel, 61 S. Bradford St., Dover. Friends may call one hour prior. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.