Darren Garth Douglas
September 9, 1968 – August 18, 2023
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Darren Garth Douglas, age 54. Darren passed
away on August 18, 2023 at McKay Dee Hospital in Ogden UT. He was born September 9, 1968, to Garth
and Elaine Douglas. Darren grew up in Hooper Utah along with his 4 siblings Kimberly, Diana, Michael,
and Michelle. He attended Roy High School, graduating in 1986.
On June 29, 1991, Darren Married the love of his life Marylynne Flanary. They had 3 children that he
loved dearly. Cody Douglas, Colton Douglas, and Bailey Douglas. He loved spending time with his
children. Coaching their sports teams, camping, and fishing with them. He had many hobbies, his
favorites were fishing, golfing, camping, cooking, and watching his favorite sports teams. He was a
lifelong LA Dodgers, LA Rams, and Utah Jazz fan. We always knew when there was a game on by the
shouts coming from Darren. He loved spending time with his wife, children, parents, siblings, nieces,
nephews and cousins. He really enjoyed seeing his great nieces and nephews and loved all of the little
Darren worked for over 30 years for Roy City, retiring in 2016. After his retirement Darren and
Marylynne spent their time traveling in their RV. Spending the summer months at his parents and property
near Lava Hot Springs ID where they spent time with family and journeying to St George UT and Parker
AZ in the winter where they met many friends.
Darren is survived by his wife Marylynne. Children, Cody, Colton, and Bailey Douglas. Parents Garth and
Elaine Douglas. Father-in-law Paul Flanary. Siblings Kimberly (Terry) Luthy, Diana (Bruce) Lemieux,
Michael (Tiffany) Douglas, and many nieces and nephews.
Darren is preceded in death by his sister Michelle, Mother-in-law Marilyn Flanary, Brother-in-law Kim
Flanary, and his grandparents Norman and Dorthea Douglas and Sherman and Maxine Moorhead.
Thank you to all the family and friends who have supported Darren’s family during this hard time. A
special thank you to the staff, doctors, and nurses at McKay-Dee Hospital, they were truly amazing.
A memorial will take place hosted by Darren’s parents, Garth and Elaine on
August 29, 2023 at 6 pm at Premier Funerals in Roy, Utah. A Celebration of life will be hosted by his
wife and children, Marylynne, Cody, Colton, and Bailey on September 23, 2023 at 6pm at The Copper
Nickel in Ogden, Utah.