Date of birth: 14 July 1921 Greenwood, Johnson County, Indiana Date of death: 9 June 1984 Beech Grove, Marion County, Indiana Franklin Daily Journal 11 June 1984 Retired shop foreman Russell Dougherty Trafalgar A service for Russell E. Dougherty, 62, Trafalgar, was held today at Wilson-St. Pierre Greenwood Chapel. Burial was at Rocklane Cemetery. Mr. Dougherty died Saturday at St. Francis Hospital Center, Beech Grove. He was born July 14, 1921, in Greenwood to John A. and Pearl (Randolph) Dougherty. He retired in March as carpenter shop foreman at the Indianapolis Star and News, where he worked 15 years. He was a member of Greenwood Christian Church, Greenwood Lodge 514 F&AM, Indianapolis Carpenters’ Local and Double Y Saddle Club. Contributions may be made to the American Lung Association. He is survived by two sons, Michael R. Dougherty, Bargersville, and Jeffrey W. Dougherty, Trafalgar; a sister, Frances Jackson, Indianapolis, and three brothers, Roland and Harold Dougherty, both of Indianapolis, and Dale Dougherty of Greenwood. Four grandchildren also survive.
Submitted by Mark Wirey