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Douglas E. Show
  • In lieu of flowers, contributions in Memory of Pastor Doug may be made to:
  • Camp Sonrise Mountain
    C/O Becky Dix
    PO Box 231
    Indian Head, PA 15446

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“Nancy, Gary Strelec just told me of Doug's passing. We are so sorry for your loss. Doug always treated me with respect and kindness. He taught me...Read More »
1 of 34 | Posted by: Vaun Dhebeck - Pace, FL

“Nancy, I am so sorry for your loss. Doug was always a very nice guy. He was kind, gentle, and caring. It was always the highest compliment when he...Read More »
2 of 34 | Posted by: MaryAnn Arrigo - Mt. Pleasant, PA

“You have our deepest sympathy. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers. He was a wonderful servant of God and a very caring person. ”
3 of 34 | Posted by: Nancy and Butch Dell - PA

“Our deepest sympathies to Nancy and family.Ron and Nancy Sebek ”
4 of 34 | Posted by: Nancy Sebek - Mount Pleasant, PA

“My deepest sympathies to the Show family. Mr. Show was one of my math teachers at MPHS. His patience with me in learning math was nothing less than...Read More »
5 of 34 | Posted by: Luanne Bischoff Kerrigan - MD

“Chaplain Stephen Show & familySo sorry for your loss! Keeping you in my thoughts & prayers! ”
6 of 34 | Posted by: Dorothy Benyacko Carbisiero - PA

“We graduated high school with Doug. He was kind, an exemplary student, good sport, and well liked by all his classmates. As we grew older we were...Read More »
7 of 34 | Posted by: A friend

“I am a pastor i the Allegheny Region Churches of God. I am proud to say Doug was a pastor in our region. He was well liked and an important pastor to...Read More »
8 of 34 | Posted by: Janis Bracken - Leechburg, PA

“Mr. Show was a wonderful teacher. He was very soft spoken and kind. He was a teacher that I will always remember. I am sorry for your loss and send...Read More »
9 of 34 | Posted by: Leslie (Weinstein) Nemeth - PA

“Doug was one of the nicest human beings you would ever meet. He was always a gentleman with a smile and a concerned, how are you and your family...Read More »
10 of 34 | Posted by: Jim DiMuzio - Latrobe, PA

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Show family. R.I.P. Coach. ”
11 of 34 | Posted by: John (Yush) & Lori Shaw - SC

“Rest in Peace Mr. Show. Having you for math in high school brings back so many wonderful memories. You were my favorite teacher in high school. ...Read More »
12 of 34 | Posted by: Mary

“Nancy-We are so sorry for your loss. I know this is a trying time. Our thought and prayers are with you and your family. ”
13 of 34 | Posted by: Jeane Keibler - Bettendorf, IA

“OUR HEART FELT CONDOLENCES TO ALL THE SHOW FAMILY. ”
14 of 34 | Posted by: KAREN & ALAN KADLEC - LATROBE, PA

“Deepest sympathy to the family. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. ”
15 of 34 | Posted by: Donna Siwula - Mt Pleasant, PA

“Mr. Show taught me in High School. He was so patient and kind. He cared about all of us. We were very lucky to have known him. My deepest condolences...Read More »
16 of 34 | Posted by: Diane Wertz - Harrison City, PA

“I love you brother Doug. I'll never forget our time at Camp Sonrise and all the music we sang through the years at MtPleasant CoG. My sincere...Read More »
17 of 34 | Posted by: Mark Fox - Pittsburgh, PA

“Doug was in my class in school in Rockwood, Pa. I always enjoyed seeing him when I attended a class reunion and was impressed that he became a...Read More »
18 of 34 | Posted by: Linda Sliger - Salisbury, MD

“Nancy and family, I was so sorry to see the passing of Pastor Doug. He was indeed a good man.You have my deepest and heartfelt sympathy at this...Read More »
19 of 34 | Posted by: Blake W. Daniels - New Brighton, PA

“So sorry to hear of Doug's passing. He was my freshman algebra teacher.My deepest sympathies to Doug's family and friends. ”
20 of 34 | Posted by: Mary Blaszkowski Hough - PA

“I remember Doug as a gentleman and an excellent teacher when I taught at Mount Pleasant Area High School for a few years. His life has been a fine ...Read More »
21 of 34 | Posted by: Dorothy Cousins - Mount Pleasant, PA

“So sorry to hear of Pastor Doug's passing. sending prayers to Nancy and her family. ”
22 of 34 | Posted by: Jack and Peg McElhoes - PA

“Our deepest sympathy to Nancy and family. ”
23 of 34 | Posted by: A friend

“Our heartfelt condolences and prayers. Pastor Show will always have a special place in our hearts. Dan, Molly and Wyatt Wynn ”
24 of 34 | Posted by: Molly Wynn - Derry, PA

“To the family, we send our deepest and sincere condolences. Thoughts and prayers of healing to all. ”
25 of 34 | Posted by: Bryan & Cristiana Wall - RALEIGH, NC

“Deepest sympathy Nancy to you and your family ”
26 of 34 | Posted by: Donna and Karle Loucks - PA

“He was one of my favorite teachers. We talked a lot about basketball, and I still remember some words of encouragement he gave me the next day in...Read More »
27 of 34 | Posted by: Dan Czekaj - Chardon, OH

“Steve so sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family ”
28 of 34 | Posted by: DONNA CZEKAJ - Greensburg, PA

“So sorry for the loss of such a faithful man. Prayers and sympathy for the family. ”
29 of 34 | Posted by: Warren and Robin Galley - PA

“Love and prayers..... other than Blessed Assurance thought of the hymnGo rest high on that mountain, son your work on earth is done...... seems that...Read More »
30 of 34 | Posted by: Shari Cole-Gutta - Morgantown, WV

“Our sympathies and condolences are extended to the Show family. Doug was a tremendous friend, dedicated educator, compassionate spiritual leader,...Read More »
31 of 34 | Posted by: Gary Strelec - Greensburg, PA

“May you rest in Eternal Peace. Fondest memories of my favorite teacher. You were a class act professional and I'm glad I had an opportunity to learn...Read More »
32 of 34 | Posted by: Kathleen Grosser - Greensburg, PA

“I could not have asked for a more wonderful, caring brother. You have received your much deserved reward to be rejoicing and singing in the eternal...Read More »
33 of 34 | Posted by: Stephen Show - Port Saint Lucie, FL

“Janel and family..so sad about your dad but I know he is in a better place. He was a very special man. I sent a card today. ”
34 of 34 | Posted by: Karen Newill-brown - PA


Pastor Douglas E. Show, 73 of New Brighton, PA went home to be with his Lord and Savior surrounded by his loving family at home on Saturday, April 4, 2020.

He was born May 19, 1946 in Uniontown, PA, a son of the late Rev. Earl F. and Retha June Hook Show. He was a graduate of Rockwood High School and earned a Bachelor's degree in mathematics from Slippery Rock University in 1968. Douglas taught math in the Mt. Pleasant Area School District for 31 years, where he served as the math department Chair for 18 years and coached basketball for 15 years. He retired from teaching in 1999 when he received his Life Ordination in the Ministry. Along with teaching school, he became a Minister in the Allegheny Region Conference Churches of God. He was council president for 15 years on the Mt. Pleasant Church of God board and began his ministry as the Associate Pastor there. He continued his ministry as Pastor at various churches for 25 years in the Allegheny Region Conference, including the Mt. Pleasant Church of God, Latrobe Church of God, Kecksburg Church of God and New Brighton Church of God. He also served in different positions in the Allegheny Conference, including two separate terms as President. Pastor Show (Pastor Doug, as everyone loved to call him) enjoyed serving many years as dean at Camp Sonrise Mountain.

He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Nancy A. Fox Show; son, Craig Show, daughter, Janel Show, granddaughter, Meghan Chrobot, brothers,Timothy Show (Rita), Stephen Show (Carol) and a sister, Gayle Show Brown (Jay); a brother in law, Jack Fox (Pam) and sister in law, Cynthia Fox von Gogh (Rob) ; also an aunt, Jean Drummer and many loving nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, service and interment will be private for the immediate family. A CELEBRATION OF LIFE Service will be scheduled on a future date.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Memory of Pastor Doug may be made to Camp Sonrise Mountain, either online or by check, http://campsonrisemountain.org, click on the donate circle in upper right hand corner or mail to Camp Sonrise Mountain C/O Becky Dix, Treasurer PO Box 231 Indian Head PA 15446.

Arrangements are under direction of SALOOM-REGA FUNERAL SERVICE 730 W. Main Street Mt. Pleasant. Please visit Doug's online memorial at www.saloom-rega.com to sign the condolence guestbook.

Richard Rega, funeral director..