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Paul Douglas Chaffin
  • March 03, 1945
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  • March 12, 2017

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Paul Douglas (Doug) Chaffin- March 3, 1945 — March 12, 2017

Paul Douglas (Doug) Chaffin, 72, died Sunday, March 12, 2017 at Halifax Care Center in Edgewater, FL after a short fight with cancer.  Born March 3, 1945, in Mansfield, Ohio, he has lived in Mansfield, OH, Oak Harbor, OH and Oak Hill, FL.  He is a retired employee of Gorman Rupp, was a Charter Boat Captain on Lake Erie and a boat broker.  Doug’s passion was fishing with other interests including, riding his motorcycle, spending time with friends and family and after retirement, living summers in Ohio and winters in Florida.

Surviving are his fiancee, Ellen Brindley of Oak Harbor, OH; his ex-wife and best friend, Christine Chaffin of Mansfield, OH; three daughters (spouse/fiance); Marlene (Dan) Baldwin of Traverse City, MI; June Kleier (Mark Florentine) of Scottsdale, AZ; Paula (Bart) Thacker of Rockledge, FL;  four grandchildren, Ryder Thacker (Emily Smart) of Orlando, FL;  Jacob Speelman of Mansfield, OH;  Katie and Robby Kleier of Scottsdale, AZ; a sister, Otalee Boggs of New Smyrna Beach, FL; numerous nieces and nephews.  He is preceded in death by his parents Bill and Norma (Burke) Chaffin; two brothers, W. Ray Chaffin and Don Chaffin; two sisters, June Chaffin and Doris Parsons; and his beloved (dog) companion, Bear.

Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life event will be held Saturday, July 1, 2017 from 2 pm to 6 pm at the Annex Lounge & Event Center, 417 Orange St., Mansfield, OH.  Baldwin Brothers, A Funeral & Cremation Society of New Smyrna Beach, FL is in charge of the cremation and hosting the online guest registry at www.baldwincremation.com.

 


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  1. 12 Apr 2017
    Karen pasheilich says:
    So sorry for your loss. Doug was a good friend. Doug and Chris were witness when Jim and I were married almost 40 Years ago. He was a true friend. Jim and Doug go way back. He will truly be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

  2. 24 Mar 2017
    June Kleier posted an image:
    My dad and his siblings. Picture taken in 1991.
    My dad and his siblings. Picture taken in 1991.

  3. 24 Mar 2017
    Marlene Baldwin posted an image:
    Paula, Dad and me.  Love and miss you Dad.
    Paula, Dad and me. Love and miss you Dad.

  4. 24 Mar 2017
    Marlene Baldwin posted an image:
    Dad, Jacob and Bear.  I'm pretty sure the two in this photo was two of my Dad's favorites.  This photo was actually cropped for his profile Facebook photo.  Taken in April of 2010.
    Dad, Jacob and Bear. I'm pretty sure the two in this photo was two of my Dad's favorites. This photo was actually cropped for his profile Facebook photo. Taken in April of 2010.

  5. 24 Mar 2017
    June Kleier posted an image:
    Love this picture of dad as a kid.
    Love this picture of dad as a kid.

  6. 23 Mar 2017
    June Kleier posted an image:
    Our family
    Our family

  7. 23 Mar 2017
    Valerie McCracken says:
    Dear Aunt Chris, Marlene, June, Paula, and families, We are heartbroken and so sorry for your loss. We will always love and miss Uncle Doug! May God give you peace at this sorrowful time. With all our love ❤️ Valerie, Mark & family.

  8. 23 Mar 2017
    Phillis bates says:
    So sorry for the lost of such a great person. He will truly be missed by his family & all of his friends.

  9. 23 Mar 2017
    Pam says:
    Love an miss you uncle Doug

  10. 23 Mar 2017
    Pamela Aguilar & Family lit a candle:
    Lit since March 23, 2017 at 3:39:06 PM

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