Farming Rural 09

Douglas Brent Tongish

November 7, 1949 ~ July 27, 2022 (age 72)

Obituary

Douglas (Tank) Brent Tongish, 72, passed away on Wednesday July 27, 2022 in Goodland, KS.

Doug was born on November 7, 1949 in St. Francis, KS to Harold and Joan (Hopkins) Tongish. He grew up in McDonald, KS. He attended school all 12 years at McDonald grade and McDonald Rural High School.

On April 12, 1980, he married Mary C. Cunningham at Tiede Farms in Goodland, KS.

He worked at Great Western Sugar Beet Factory many years, before moving to Helena Chemical. He retired from Helena Chemical at age 65. He spent his retirement years fishing, camping and riding his Harley. His heath in the past few years had failed him. He enjoyed talking and visiting with his many friends and family.

Preceding him in death is his wife Mary Tongish, his father Harold Tongish, and his grandparents Herman and Catherine Tongish and Ellis and Olga Hopkins.

He is survived by his mother Joan (Hopkins) Tongish of Atwood, KS. Sister Cheryl Jo Beamgard (Richard) of Detroit, MI, Brother Micheal Andrew Tongish (Diana) of Atwood, KS, stepdaughter Jamie (Cody) Mattheyer (Preston) of Wakeeney, KS. Granddaughters Mikayla (Cody) Martin (Maleeke) and Katelyn Cody, Great-Granddaughters, Mikiah and Maelyn Martin.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
July 31, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Koons-Russell Funeral Home
211 N. Main Ave.
Goodland, Kansas 67735

Funeral Service
Monday
August 1, 2022

10:30 AM
Koons-Russell Funeral Home
211 N. Main Ave.
Goodland, Kansas 67735

Interment

Goodland Cemetery
510 N. Main Ave.
Goodland, Kansas 67735

Donations

NWKS Animal Shelter
And may be left at the service or mailed to Koons-Russell Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St., Goodland KS 67735

Sherman County Rural Fire Department
and may be left at the services or mailed to Koons-Russell Funeral Home, 211 N. Main Ave., Goodland KS 67735

Northwest Kansas EMS
and may be left at the services or mailed to Koons-Russell Funeral Home, 211 N. Main Ave., Goodland KS 67735

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