Donald "Don" L. Doherty
Donald "Don" L. Doherty, our beloved dad, brother, grandpa and friend, entered into the presence of the Lord on Monday, Aug. 29, 2005 in Pass Christian, Miss., as a result of Hurricane Katrina, at the age of 81. Friends and relatives may gather to celebrate Donís life on Nov. 19 at 1 p.m. at Brown Deer United Methodist Church. A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. at the church and a reception will follow in the church hall.
Don was a native of Rhinelander. He joined the military, completed his training on the Gulf Coast and served overseas during World War ll. In 1948, he was united in marriage to Shirley J. (nee Johnson). Don and Shirley moved from Cedarburg to Pass Christian, Miss. in 1993.
Don is survived by his daughters Kathleen (J. Scott) Sauer of Grafton and Karen (David) Collier of Bothell, Wash.; grandchildren Kristin, Lesley and Laura Sauer of Grafton, Travis, Hollynd and J. Brian Prosek of Bothell, Wash., and Danielle (Caleb) Quick of Seattle, Wash.; and sister Lorraine Sandvick of Rhinelander. He is further survived by a niece and three nephews.
Don was preceded in death by his wife Shirley J. Doherty; brother Ralph; and his parents Arlie and Belle Doherty.
"For those who loved and lost you, your memory will always be with us."