George Joseph Doetsch, age 85, of Richfield, left this world after battling cancer for 18 months. His wife, Nancy Hall Doetsch preceded him by 11 days. They lived and loved life to the fullest together. His wit, sense of humor, love for the outdoors and honor of his family will not be forgotten. He is survived by son, Robert George Doetsch and wife, of Bemidji; daughter, Mary Hankins and husband, Bob, of Richfield; grandchildren, Erin (Michael) Bone and Andrew Hankins; great-grandchildren, Logan and Blake Bone; sister-in-law, Sally Hall (John Rian); the Swedberg family and many other loving relatives and friends. Memorials to American Cancer Society or Emerson Church.