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Doris Dougherty


Doris Marie Dougherty, 89, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at her home.

She was born on July 26, 1927 and was the daughter of the late Russell and Meriam (Habig) Menear.

She was of the Protestant faith and enjoyed volunteer work at the local food bank and thrift store. Doris was a graduate of Middletown High School, class of 1945.

In addition to her parents, Doris was preceded in death by her loving husband George R. Dougherty and a son Dan R. Dougherty.

She is survived by her daughter-in-law Pamela Dougherty of Middletown; and a son Michael D. Dougherty of Middletown.

A graveside service was held on Monday, April 24, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Hillsdale Cemetery, Middletown, with the Rev. Dr. J. Richard Eckert officiating.

Memorial contributions, in Doris’s name, may be made to the PA Wounded Warriors, 1117 Country Club Rd., Camp Hill, PA 17011.

The family entrusted the care of the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., to handle the funeral arrangements.

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