Navy SEAL Museum Ft. Pierce

Honoring the Memory of Douglas Michael Day

May 14, 1971 – March 27, 2023

We mourn the passing of Douglas Michael Day, a beloved husband, father, son, brother, and friend who passed away on March 27, 2023, at the age of 52. Known affectionately as “Mike,” he was born on May 14, 1971, in Point Pleasant, New Jersey.

Mike’s life was marked by his selfless dedication to helping and serving others. He spent 21 years in the military as a Navy SEAL, where he learned the values of discipline, hard work, and courage. Even after his retirement, Mike continued to serve his country and his fellow veterans as an advocate for wounded warriors, leaving a lasting impact on many lives. Mike was an amazing man, and the world has truly lost a hero. He was loved by many and will be missed deeply.

Left to cherish his loving memory is his wife, Brenda Day; children, Brittany Day, and Micaela Day along with mother, Judith Gordan; stepfather T.C. Gordan, siblings, Brain Day, Shaun Day, Tony Gordan, Jason Gordan, Ginny Welsh as well as many extended family members and friends.

His memory will be forever cherished, and his contributions to our country and his community will never be forgotten. Mike’s legacy will continue to inspire and impact countless lives.

Douglas Michael Day