Douglas A. Stockdale, 69, of Durand, IL died at 3:45 p.m., Thursday, July 11, 2019 in River Bluff Nursing Home after a brief illness.\r\n\r\nBorn August 7, 1949 in Rockford, IL, the son of Mr. and Mrs. William and Mary Joyce (Anderson) Stockdale. Graduated from Durand High School, Class of 1967. He attended Luther College in Decorah, IA. He was employed as a truck driver by Shadow Trucking in Rockford, IL. Veteran of the US Navy, serving during the Vietnam War. \r\n\r\nSurvivors include mother M. Joyce Stockdale; brothers Steve Stockdale and Jake Stockdale; sisters Becky (Mark) Dyckman and Pat Stockdale and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father and son Carr Stockdale.\r\n\r\nGraveside ceremonies will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at Laona Township Cemetery, Durand, IL with Sharon Beksel officiating. Cremation rites will be accorded.\r\n\r\nMemorials may be given to Mercy Health Hospice, 4223 E State Street, Rockford, IL 61108.