Douglas E. Macomber, 71

Nov 14, 2022

Douglas E Macomber, 71, of Harwich passed away unexpectedly at his home November 7, 2022 due to complications from an illness.

He was the son of the late Elliot and Grace Macomber of Marion.

Doug was an Emmy-award winning cameraman in the Investgative Reporting Division of WBZ Boston. His love for photography and art of all kinds followed him throughout his life. He held great appreciation for the beauty of nature and wildlife and capturing local scenery through photography. In his later life, Doug thoroughly enjoyed working at local farmers markets and engaging in intriguing conversations with his many Uber riders. Anyone who was lucky enough to know Doug appreciated his kindness, humor, and unwavering loyalty to his friends and family.

Doug is survived by his siblings, Beth Simmons of Fairhaven, Leslie Macomber of Marion, Christine Macomber and her partner Fred Klein of Mattapoisett, Steven Macomber and his wife Becky of Marion, Lisa Macomber and her husband John Malkoski of Seattle, WA; many nieces and nephews; several grand nieces and nephews; as well as many beloved friends he considered family. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers , donations may be made in Doug’s name to the Human Rights