Daniel J. Doherty, 95, of Warren, PA., died Monday morning, June 15, 2015 at the John and Orpha Blair Hospice Home. He was born February 1, 1920 in DePere, WI. He was the son of Clarence and Bertha Dennison Doherty. Dan was a longtime Warren area resident. He attended the former Hoff’s Business College for 2 years and Penn State University, Bucknell and Rutgers University where he studied Banking, Accounting and Banking Laws. He served as Vice-President of the former Penn Bank and Trust Company for 35 years, retiring in 1982. He was a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard, serving for 5 ½ years during World War II. He was a member of St. Joseph R.C. Church and former member of Holy Redeemer R.C. Church. He had served as a Eucharistic Minister and a former member of the church pastoral council. He was a 4th degree member of the Warren Knights of Columbus, member of the Warren Lions Club where he was a past officer, former member of the Warren County School Board, past board member of Hospice of Warren County, former President of St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery Board of Directors. He had served on the Warren County Chamber of Commerce, Warren Salvation Army Board and a member of the Warren Senior Center. He was an avid Green Bay Packers fan.
He is survived by his 4 Children – Daniel J. Doherty, II and his wife, Leona of Pittsburgh, PA., Michael A. Doherty and wife, Laurann of Warren, PA., Thomas J. Doherty and wife, Karen of Strongsville, OH., Cheryl Doherty of Warren, PA., Doherty 2 Sisters –, Coleen Santy of Independence, MI, Mary Dashiell of Long Island, N.Y., 9 Grandchildren – Wendy Olson, Christopher Shine, Dan J. Doherty III, Donna Adams, Michelle Doherty, Kyle Doherty, Matt Doherty, Megan Doherty and Mallory Doherty, 7 Great Grandchildren – Colt Olson, Dalton Olson, Jayden Semelka, Hayden Shine, Austin Maubach, Claire Adams and McKenzie Doherty, several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 69 years, Autumn Marie Ettinger Doherty who died January 28, 2015 whom he married April 29, 1945 in Portland, ME, 4 Brothers – Robert, Michael, James and Patrick Doherty, 3 Sisters – Idell LaCombe, Florence Grognet, Lucille Schuette
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA, on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 from 6 to 8 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at St. Joseph R.C. Church, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, Pa. on Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 1:00 P.M. with Fr. James Campbell, officiating. Full military honors will be conducted at St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery by members of the Sheffield/Clarendon V.F.W. Funeral Detail and the U.S. Coast Guard members. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Hospice of Warren County, 1 Main Street, Warren, PA. 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com