Doug's last ride
February 20, 2020
SEELEY LAKE – Monday afternoon, Feb. 10 Doug Pewitt, 80 of Seeley Lake, took his last ride from his home above Salmon Lake. His battle with Alzheimer’s came to an end when he got too close to the thin ice around the inlet of Salmon Lake and his vehicle fell through the ice.
“This has been an unbelievable tragedy for my sister. Heroic from my other sister’s perspective because he got into the car and took control of his life since he had not had control for the past four to six years. For me it is poetic because here is a man that couldn’t do anything for himself, went and made th...