Craig “Doug” Farr

Craig “Doug” Farr, 55, of Mt. Pleasant passed away on Monday, April 22, 2024, at the Southeast Iowa Regional Hospital in West Burlington.

Doug was born on June 17, 1968 in Mt. Pleasant, the son of William H. “Bill” and Linda (Simmons) Farr.  He worked at ContiTech USA, Inc. of Mt. Pleasant.  Doug was an avid outdoorsman.  He enjoyed fishing, disc golf, and hunting and in his younger years he enjoyed trapping.

He is survived by his children, Cody Farr of Keokuk and Taylor Farr of New Mexico, three grandchildren, one great grandchild, his mother Linda Farr,  his brother, Brian (Carol) Farr and his sisters, Lynette “Charley” (Will Lyon) Farr, Tara (Steve) Hillyer and Marla Farr all of Mt. Pleasant.  

Doug was preceded in death by his grandparents, his father and a great niece.

Doug’s family will receive friends from 2 to 6 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2024, at the Murphy Funeral Home in Mt. Pleasant. According to his wishes cremation has been entrusted to the care of Murphy Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant. A memorial has been established in his memory.  

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Murphy Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant, is caring for his arrangements.