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“Cindy, May God's love embrace you. May friends and family surround you with love, remembering Doug and the wonderful husband, father, and friend he...Read More »
1 of 100+ | Posted by: Paul and Lora Lichon - Saginaw, MI

“David and family, I'm so sorry for your loss, my heart breaks for you all. I wish I could say something to comfort you but I know that's not possible...Read More »
2 of 100+ | Posted by: Rebecca (Tanner) Beador - MI

“Cindy and family,I am so sorry to hear about Doug. He was such a kind and loving person. He was my neighbor and class mate. May he soar will the...Read More »
3 of 100+ | Posted by: Susan Andrews-DeRosier - FL

“I'm so sorry to hear. My sincerest sympathies to Cindy, Matt and Megan. I'm sending you prayers for comfort and healing. Doug and I were classmates...Read More »
4 of 100+ | Posted by: Sharon Gee-Mascarello - MI

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
5 of 100+ | Posted by: Bill & Lea Ann Warren - Auburn, MI

“Our dearest sympathies to Thelma and her family ... You are in our prayers ... Edith (pletzke) Patterson and family ... ”
6 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Luczak FamilyWe are thinking of you and pray that you find peace during this most difficult time.Dar and Terry Snider ”
7 of 100+ | Posted by: darlene snider - bay city, MI

“Dearest Cindy and family, praying for support and Gods love on you as you mourn the loss of Doug. I always enjoyed seeing him and certainly following...Read More »
8 of 100+ | Posted by: Gina Wells - Linden, MI

“Prayers for all of the Luczak family. Doug was such a kind, caring man who was always a comfort to us through our many difficult times. He was so...Read More »
9 of 100+ | Posted by: Bonnie Scheddel - Bay City, MI

“To the Luczak family and the Gephart crew,May our gracious God wrap His arms of peace and comfort around you, especially at this time. I have always...Read More »
10 of 100+ | Posted by: Rev. Dan Meckes - Bay City, MI

“May the constant Love of family and caring friends soften your sadness may cherished memories bring you moments of comfort. So Sorry for your Loss,...Read More »
11 of 100+ | Posted by: Annette Militello - FL

“Prayers are raised up for Doug's family to know the tender support he bestowed on so many in their most fragile hours. God be with you in every...Read More »
12 of 100+ | Posted by: Dave and Sue (Clifford) Voss - MI

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the Luczak family. ”
13 of 100+ | Posted by: Christopher Connors - Bay City, MI

“We remember his kindness during the loss of our mother, Mary Ann King in 2008. His kindness will be remembered always. ”
14 of 100+ | Posted by: Sandy and Larry Mc Phillips - MI

“I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Doug I have helped service his vehicles for years at Labadie Auto company and he was always a pleasure...Read More »
15 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“Cindy, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. ”
16 of 100+ | Posted by: Cyndi Gaul - Bay City, MI

“Cindy and family,Our prayers are with you for losing such a great man and Cindy thanks for being such a great friend to my mother. ”
17 of 100+ | Posted by: Mark and Diane Sebald - Bay City, MI

“So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers with everyone. ”
18 of 100+ | Posted by: Alison Cardinal - Bay City, MI

“To the Luczak family, the extended family and the entire staff of the funeral home we are so sorry for your loss. Doug was a good friend and will be...Read More »
19 of 100+ | Posted by: Jim & Linda Davis - Bay City, MI

“Our sympathies to the Luczak family.Doug was a genuine good guy. He will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
20 of 100+ | Posted by: Dan and Jill Revette - Bay City, MI

“Our prayers go out to the entireLuczak family...your Northernneighbors share in your sorrowsat this sad time... The Szczepanski ”
21 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“I was so sorry to hear about Doug's passing. He was always so kind and compassionate when dealing with my family when we lost one of our loved ones,...Read More »
22 of 100+ | Posted by: Lisa Foy - Midland, MI

“Doug and the Gephart staff has handled all the many funerals for the Curler family. He always showed such compassion and caring when we need it...Read More »
23 of 100+ | Posted by: Joyce (Curler) Furtaw - MI

“We will miss Douglas very much he help us when our daughter pass away. We hope and pray his family will know Douglas will be missed my family,...Read More »
24 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“Cindy, Matt, Meagan,My heart breaks for you! I can't even imagine the pain you are experiencing. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Doug was an...Read More »
25 of 100+ | Posted by: Michele Duncan - Bay City, MI

“Dear Cindy, So sorry. Thanks for all the joy and neighborly friendship you and Doug gave to my parents. Oh how I hope and wish I could help you now....Read More »
26 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“Cindy and family,Doug was a great man and always greeted us with a smile. Our sincere condolences to you and your family. He will always be in our...Read More »
27 of 100+ | Posted by: Lee and Kari Abernathy - Bay City, MI

“Dear Cindy and Family, Sherm and I are so sorry to hear of Doug's death. We have many fond Memories of time spent with you and Doug at District Seven...Read More »
28 of 100+ | Posted by: Shirley J Rowley - Mt. Pleasant, MI

“Cindy, Matt and Megan, Words can't describe the pain in your hearts at this time. Hold each other close, share precious memories and lean on the Lord...Read More »
29 of 100+ | Posted by: Christine Sanders - Bay City, MI

“So sorry to hear about Doug's unexpected passing. I didn't know Doug that well. We went to grade school together for a few years and then I lost...Read More »
30 of 100+ | Posted by: Scott VanSumeren - Goodrich, MI

“Thelma and family,It goes without saying that Linda and I were shocked and saddened to hear of Doug's untimely passing. Though I have been gone for...Read More »
31 of 100+ | Posted by: Gene & Linda Trombley - Concord, MI

“As with menu peaple Doug respected my mother in her passing,respect for loved ones in passing was his business and he was good at it, now we get to...Read More »
32 of 100+ | Posted by: Domingo Ledesma - Bay city, MI

“David. I am so sorry to see your brother has passed. I know how hard it is to have someone close to you and so young . Please let your mom know I...Read More »
33 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“I have the nicest memory of the Luczak Family at last year's Michigan County Clerk's Conference Banquet. I was a table or 2 away from Doug, Cindy,...Read More »
34 of 100+ | Posted by: Kurt Knowles - Brevort, MI

“May God cradle you in His arms and comfort you in the loss of a caring and giving husband, son, father and brother. My thoughts and prayers are with...Read More »
35 of 100+ | Posted by: Barbara Krzyzaniak - Saginaw, MI

“My family met Doug 2 weeks ago, when we came in to arrange my fathers funeral. His professionalism and sympathy was so very sincere, one of the...Read More »
36 of 100+ | Posted by: Jamie and Michael Savage - MI

“Cindy, Matt, & Meagan,May GOD give you all strength during this most difficult time. I will be praying for all of Doug's family members. Rest in...Read More »
37 of 100+ | Posted by: Eileen Marshall - Bay City, MI

“Doug was a wonderful man- so kind and giving. We will cherish the memories of the many times we shared with him- especially court side watching the...Read More »
38 of 100+ | Posted by: - Bay City, MI

“So sorry to hear about Doug. My prayers are with you. May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
39 of 100+ | Posted by: Amie Smith - Bay City, MI

“Our deepest sympathy to your entire family. We always respected Doug greatly. Always a kind man to our entire family. God Bless you all. Jim Dobson ...Read More »
40 of 100+ | Posted by: Jami Dobson - West Branch Mi

“Doug was a special person, who helped so many people deal with their crises, with a blessed demeanor that most individuals only wished they had. We...Read More »
41 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“Cindy and Family, I was shocked to hear of your loss. Doug was one of the nicest people I have had the pleasure of dealing with in my life! Sad that...Read More »
42 of 100+ | Posted by: Lion Bill Erickson - Bay City, MI

“Dear family and friends of Douglas, allow memories of your dear loved one to warm your hearts, 2nd Thessalonians 3:16 "Now may the Lord of peace...Read More »
43 of 100+ | Posted by: Hines - IL

“Cindy, so sorry to read this. Thoughts and prayers to you and your loved ones during this difficult time. ”
44 of 100+ | Posted by: Mike & Penny Buffman - Bentley, MI

“Cindy, we are so sorry for your loss. Our hearts broken for you.Glen & Linda ”
45 of 100+ | Posted by: Glen Snider - Longmont, CO

“Sandy and Larry McPhillips ”
46 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Cindy, I am so sorry to hear of your and your families loss. Sending prayers and blessings to you and yours during this very difficult time. ”
47 of 100+ | Posted by: Kay Tremble - DeLeon Springs, FL

“Cindy, Matt, and Megan - We were saddened to hear of Doug's passing. Our hearts are heavy and our prayers are with all of you. There are few words...Read More »
48 of 100+ | Posted by: Dale, Diane, Tammie, and Lori Hunt - MI

“I only " knew" Doug from planning funerals for my parents, but learned quickly that he was a caring and professional man. He helped us through a very...Read More »
49 of 100+ | Posted by: Toni Stagray - Bay City, MI

“Cindy and family, Thoughts and prayers to you. May your memories get you through this difficult time and knowing he is in a much better place. ”
50 of 100+ | Posted by: Mike and Tina Hayward - Bay City, MI

“Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time. ”
51 of 100+ | Posted by: The Staff of Gephart Funeral Home - MI

“Cindy, we would like to send some comfort from the southern hemisphere. You and your children are in our thoughts and prayers at this time. ”
52 of 100+ | Posted by: Frank & Kerry Janca - New Zealand

“Cindy, I know there are no words to describe or ease the pain you are experiencing in the loss of your husband! Please know that my thoughts and...Read More »
53 of 100+ | Posted by: Laurie Breuker - Jenison, MI

“Mrs. Luczak, Matt and and Meagan,My sincerest condolences to each of you! Love and prayers to you and know that I am thinking about you!Sincerely,...Read More »
54 of 100+ | Posted by: Dianaa Tuttle - Essexville, MI

“Almighty God, have your Risen Son reach out his healing hand to the Luczak family, and bring your servant Douglas into your loving embrace. ”
55 of 100+ | Posted by: Fr. Patrick Jankowiak - Bay City, MI

“To the Doug Luczak family, So sorry for your loss. Doug was such a wonderful person! Gary and Sharon Harris ”
56 of 100+ | Posted by: Gary Harris - Sylvan Lake, MI

“So sad to hear. He was always there for the families at the funeral home. He will be missed. ”
57 of 100+ | Posted by: Barbara (Malinowski-Madol-Witt - MI

“Mr. Luczak demonstrated a commitment to excellence in both his family land professional life. He was a source of comfort and assurance that got us...Read More »
58 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“I am so very sorry. May you find comfort in knowing so many are thinking about all of you. Doug will always hold a special place in my heart for...Read More »
59 of 100+ | Posted by: Lisa Taylor - Marquette, MI

“Doug was a kind, generous and very thoughtful person. He was always willing to help others any way he could. He will be greatly missed. Our love and...Read More »
60 of 100+ | Posted by: Sheila and Bob - Bay City, MI

“Doug was a outstanding person and cared for everyone needs. My thoughts and prayers for the Luczak family during this time! ”
61 of 100+ | Posted by: Scott Schoernee

“The best boss and kindest mentor a man could hope for.We had many gut wrenching laughs together ! Will miss you big guy Bog ish z toba ...Read More »
62 of 100+ | Posted by: Jay SCHLATTER - Bay City, MI

“Our sincere sympathy to Doug's family during this time. May all your memories of him continue to sustain you in the days and years ahead. We will...Read More »
63 of 100+ | Posted by: Dick Young - Lake City, MI

“A great friend and always there for every ones needs. Will be greatly missed, the Lucas family. ”
64 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“I was so shocked to hear of the passing of Doug. He was such a blessing along with David and all the staff during all our family losses. There are...Read More »
65 of 100+ | Posted by: Pam Klemish - Bay City, MI

“Very saddened to hear of Doug passing as he was such a VIP to everyone. We send our love and sympathy to you and the children. Doug will be greatly...Read More »
66 of 100+ | Posted by: Randy/Sue Rosiek - Jensen Beach, FL

“Dear luczak family I am so sorry to hear of Doug's passing, he was a great director, and friend who will be greatly missed, all my love. ”
67 of 100+ | Posted by: Lori Dzurka - BAY CITY, MI

“My Dear Cindy, Megan and Matthew So very sorry to hear about your beloved Doug. My sympathy and prayers to you all in your time of need. Wish I could...Read More »
68 of 100+ | Posted by: Gloria Rosiek - Jensen Beach, FL

“OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO THE LUCZAK FAMILY. WISH I COULD BE THERE TO GIVE YOU ALL HUG..LOVE MARY HELEN ”
69 of 100+ | Posted by: MMARY HELEN.KATHY & SUSIE HILL - FL

“May God be with you and your family at this very sad time. Doug was a very special person to me at the time of the passing of my wife, and he was...Read More »
70 of 100+ | Posted by: Bernard Wenglikowski - Bay City, MI

“Cindy and Family, Connie and I were saddened to learn of Doug's unexpected passing. He was such a compassionate person, giving families and visitors...Read More »
71 of 100+ | Posted by: Gary and Connie Majeske - Estero, FL

“Doug has provided comfort to so many of my family members over the years. May the comfort be returned to his family during this difficult time. ”
72 of 100+ | Posted by: Sandy Tsevdos - Cleveland, OH

“Luczak family - We are so very so sorry for your loss.- Don and Jamie Stanley ”
73 of 100+ | Posted by: Jamie Stanley - Bay City, MI

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
74 of 100+ | Posted by: Shannon & Todd Brunner - Jupiter, FL

“We are so sorry for your loss. Doug was the rock that got us though my mother, grandmother, grandfather, baby cousin, teenage cousin and other...Read More »
75 of 100+ | Posted by: Tom and Linda (Bauer) Gross - MI

“We are so very sorry for your loss. We pray that God gives you strength and that your memories comfort you. Doug was a kind and compassionate man...Read More »
76 of 100+ | Posted by: Rodger and Pam Talaga - Bay City, MI

“Sending our thoughts and prayers to the family. Doug was such a kind and caring man. He showed such compassion to our family when my Mother passed...Read More »
77 of 100+ | Posted by: Katrina (Lucas) Novak - Bay City, MI

“Like everyone else, my heart is hurting too. I'm so lucky to have known Doug for at least 35 years. When he married Cindy, a added bonus. Love them...Read More »
78 of 100+ | Posted by: Laura Hurt Janowicz - Essexville, MI

“SENDING MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS FOR THE LUCZAK FAMILY.. MAY HE REST IN GOD'S PEACE... ”
79 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“Cindy and family, The compassion Doug showed to my family during a difficult time will never be forgotten. May God wrap his arms around you and...Read More »
80 of 100+ | Posted by: Deb Rosebush - Kawkawlin, MI

“Offering our prayers and sympathy to the family. So very sorry to hear of your loss. ”
81 of 100+ | Posted by: Terry & Diane Wagar - Bay City, MI

“RIP to a wonderful friend. We will miss you Doug. Prayers to your family. ”
82 of 100+ | Posted by: Mark and Nancy Reed - Bay City, MI

“My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort. ”
83 of 100+ | Posted by: Donna Payne - Lansing, MI

“Thoughts and prayers for the Luczak family....Doug was a great help and comfort for our family when we had our many funerals...From my husband, Niece...Read More »
84 of 100+ | Posted by: Diane Young - Rose city, MI

“Sending prayers to your family. Happy memories will be forever in your hearts. Joe and Betsy Howard ”
85 of 100+ | Posted by: Betsy Howard - Bay City, MI

“my deepest sympathy Cindy and family...in my many dealing with Doug over the year with either my family dealing with him at the funeral home or here...Read More »
86 of 100+ | Posted by: Jeff Wozniak - Bay City, MI

“Cindy and family, David and family and all the family of your Funeral Home, Doug was the greatest, but of course he learned from the Greatest, Dad....Read More »
87 of 100+ | Posted by: Marion Gray - St. Cloud, FL

“I am so sorry for your loss. Your family was wonderful during our times of need. Doug will be greatly missed. ”
88 of 100+ | Posted by: Michelle Klemish-Hunsberger - MI

“So sorry Cindy for your loss. Doug treated me and my family in my time of sorrow with the greatest respect. He is in heaven now and will always be...Read More »
89 of 100+ | Posted by: Marilyn Lazarz

“We are so sorry for your loss. I had only met Doug a few times, but he was always very compassionate and very nice. He will be a huge loss to...Read More »
90 of 100+ | Posted by: Denise Daly - Bay City, MI

“We are so very sorry for your loss. Doug was such a kind man. He will be greatly missed. ”
91 of 100+ | Posted by: Dave & Connie Rochow - Bay City, MI

“to a dear friend who I worked with for 10 years while living a calvary cemetery. what a great man he will be missed I will pray for his family, so...Read More »
92 of 100+ | Posted by: jean landosky - bay city, MI

“Cindy, Dave, Nicole and rest of family. Doug with be missed by all. He has helped many thur hard time and he will continue to be there for all of...Read More »
93 of 100+ | Posted by: Velda Kowalsky - kawkawlin, MI

“Cindy Matt and Megan There's no words In this world that We can say to fulfill what you have lost , just know Doug is with you at all times. And our...Read More »
94 of 100+ | Posted by: Karen Alarie - Bay city, MI

“to a dear friend I worked with for 10 at calvary cemetery such a nice man the world will miss you doug rip jean algar landosy ”
95 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“I am so sorry to hear of Doug's passing. He was such a tremendous help to my family when my Dad died. We couldn't have asked for a better person to...Read More »
96 of 100+ | Posted by: Karen Peil-Dalton - MI

“Cindy Matt and Megan,I'm so very sorry to hear of Doug's passing. He was such a warm, loving caring man. He would spend hours , talking to Jack and I...Read More »
97 of 100+ | Posted by: Pam & Jack Morrell - Gladwin, MI

“Our sincere sympathy. Unable to attend the funeral due to being out of town in Austin, Texas. Prayers of strength to all of the family. ”
98 of 100+ | Posted by: Audrey and Bob Landowski - MI

“Cindy, Matt and Megan-Our hearts are hurting for all of you and we will pray for strength and comfort for your family. We were blessed to have Doug...Read More »
99 of 100+ | Posted by: Jerry, Janet, Jarrett, Justin and Joey Page - MI

“Thelma and family, Larry and I send our prayers to you all. We will miss Douglas waving at us from down the street. So sorry for your loss. ”
100 of 100+ | Posted by: Larry and Karen Nelson - Bay City, MI


DOUGLAS J. "DOUG" LUCZAK of Bay City, MI died February 22, 2017 at the age of 54. He was a licensed funeral director and co-owner of Gephart Funeral Home, Inc along with his father, Gerald A. Luczak and brother, David. He graduated from the Wayne State College of Mortuary Science in 1986 and was a member of the Michigan Funeral Directors Association, where he served as past president of District 7.