Meadows, Douglas Frederick Born September 26, 1962 in Hammond, Indiana, passed away May 4, 2009 in Redondo Beach. A 32 year resident of the Redondo Beach/Torrance area, he graduated from South Torrance High School in 1980, then went on to work as a machinist for 27 years. Doug will be remembered for his life long love of skateboarding and sharing his passion with his sons and friends. He is survived by his loving wife, Cheryl; sons, Robert and Jacob; mother, Shirley Mahlberg; sisters, Beth (Dave) Leas, Denise (Joel) Brock and Renee (Russell) Pierson; 13 nieces and nephews and many extended family members. Predeceased by his father, Wayne Meadows. Services will be held Saturday, May 16, 2009 at 2pm at Rice Mortuary in Torrance.

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  1. Thoughts and prayers from the Whitman family, David, Gina, Adam and Abigail. Also from David’s parents Harold and Norma Whitman. We have known the Meadows family since their Tulsa days.

  2. We shared a lot of good times together on our skateboards. I will miss talking and hanging out with you. You brought joy to a lot of people through your good nature and generosity. My deepest heartfelt condolences go out to your family. Rest in Peace Doug. You will certainly be missed. Sadly, Jason

  3. Cheryl Robert Jacob, my heart goes out to you. I am sorry for your loss. Doug had become a great friend over a short time. I really appreciated him. His stories were great and facinating. Oh how we all looked forward to Tuesday nights @ your house. i really enjoyed hanging out with Doug. He will be missed!!!

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