Doherty, Donald P.
Age 91, passed away Wednesday, November 21, 2018, surrounded by his family. Born September 4, 1927 in McHenry to Paul J. and Vera Bolger Doherty, Donald meant the world to his family. He was a role model to his children and an inspiration to his grandchildren. He always had a kind word and his generosity touched many. Donald always said it was a privilege to work. He felt he never worked a day in his life because he truly loved what he did. He loved being a resident of McHenry all of his life. Donald Doherty didn’t only live in McHenry, he LIVED McHenry. He was honored to serve as Mayor of McHenry for 12 years, a city that he cherished. Green Street, home to Bolger Drug Store, McHenry City Hall, his home and his church, held a special place in his heart. He proudly served his country in the United States Army, and he served his community in many ways. He served on the McHenry County Board and was a member of many organizations including the McHenry Chamber of Commerce, McHenry County Catholic Education Foundation and the Knights of Columbus. He was a McHenry High School distinguished graduate and McHenry Fiesta Days Parade Marshal. He was also a recipient of the Frank E Low Award.
He enjoyed going for car rides, going to the McHenry Country Club on Thursday nights and playing bingo with his friends.
Survivors include ten children, Colleen Jackson of Woodstock, Jay (Colleen Drumm) Doherty of Chicago, Celeste (Michael) Heidemann of McHenry, Cynthia (David) Henderson of McHenry, Christine (Kenne) Ludwig of McHenry, Carolyn (Bob) Sweeney of Woodstock, Joseph (Kimmy) Doherty of McHenry, Connie (Joe) Bopp of Sharon, WI, Catherine (John) Brodbeck of Crystal Lake, and Carmel (Donald) Ray of Temple, Texas; 21 grandchildren, Courtney (Joe) Fisher, Katelynn (Matthew) Fisher, Jay, Ignatius, Joseph and Rosalie Doherty, Michael and Adam Heidemann, Patrick and Sarah Jane Henderson, Phillip (Lauren), Lindsey, and Benjamin Ludwig, Erin and Kevin Sweeney, Casey and Delaney Doherty, Nathan (Cassie) and Mary Bopp, and Joseph and David Ray; 7 great-grandchildren, Ellody, Ehlyn, Evangeline, Jackson, and Olive Fisher, Penelope Ludwig, and baby girl Ludwig; and a sister, Mary Jean Hopkins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and beloved wife Rosalie, a sister Helen Ann; sister-in-law Jinny Williams, Bea Newkirk and son-in-law Randy Jackson.
The visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Sunday, November 25, 2018, at The Church of Holy Apostles, 5211 Bull Valley Rd, McHenry. On Monday, November 26, friends should go directly to meet the family at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 3500 W. Washington Street, McHenry, where the funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Patrick Countryside Cemetery, McHenry.
Donald’s family suggests memorials to St. Patrick Countryside Cemetery Enhancement Fund, 3500 W. Washington St. McHenry, IL 60050 or to Misericordia, 6300 N Ridge Avenue, Chicago IL 60660.
Arrangements were entrusted to Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, McHenry. For information, call the funeral home at 815-385-2400. Friends may leave an on-line condolence to the family at www.justenfh.com.
(nee Tomaras) Age 80. Beloved wife of Mark Frank Manta. Devoted mother of John (Jennifer), George (Amy) and Barbara (Paul Wilbur) Manta. Loving grandmother of Christopher, Thomas, Mark, Robbie, Katy and Charlie. Dear sister of Bessie (Louis) Cappas and the late George Karras. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Despina was an active member of St. Constantine & Helen’s Philoptochos Society. Visitation Wednesday, November 28th, 3:00-9:00 p.m. at the Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home, 11028 Southwest Hwy. (7700W) Palos Hills. Trisagion service Wednesday evening 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Friends and family will gather on Thursday, November 29th, 9:45 a.m. at St. Constantine & Helen Church (11025 S. Roberts Road, Palos Hills) for 10:00 a.m. service. Interment Evergreen Cemetery. Express your thoughts and memories in the online Guest Book at www.palosgaidasfh.com (708) 974 4410. (nee Crossen) Age 91, passed away November 23, 2018. Beloved daughter of the late Philip and late Isabel Crossen; cherished wife of the late Edward Downes McCauley; loving mother of Edward McCauley, Denis (Karen) McCauley, Julianne (Marc Lipinski) McCauley, Ellen (Joseph) Zerega, Michael (Sara) McCauley, and Joseph (Nancy) McCauley; dear grandmother of Cate, Chris, Clare, Anne, Laura, Elizabeth, Marco, E. Thomas, Emily, Elise, Grace, John, Madeline, Mason, Ryan, and David; proud great-grandmother of Luke; and fond aunt of several nieces and nephews. Born in Detroit, MI, graduated from Marygrove College in 1949, with a Bachelors of Science. Lying in state Monday, November 26, 2018, from 10:30 a.m. until time of Mass at 11:30 a.m. at Franciscan Village Chapel, 1270 Franciscan Dr., Lemont, IL. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Mary of Providence, Chicago, www.smopchicago.org. or to Franciscan Village. Info: Markiewicz Funeral Home, P.C. 630-257-6363 or www.markiewiczfh.com
(nee Glowaty) Loving wife of Michael. Mother of Jeffery (Laura), Denise (Rafael) Reyes. Best Meme of Diego. Daughter of the late Stanley and Florence Glowaty. Sister of the late Greg (late Sue), and Mary Lynn (James) Gow. Daughter-in-law of Margaret Nolan. Aunt and friend to many. Visitation Sunday 3:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Monday, 8:30 a.m. from Curley Funeral Home, 6116 W. 111th Street, Chicago Ridge to St. Linus Church, 10300 S. Lawler Ave., Oak Lawn, IL. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment private. For Funeral info 708422-2700, or www.curleyfuneralhome.com Age 85. Veteran Navy, Korean War. Beloved husband of Marilyn Jean (nee Ventrella) for 63 years. Loving father of Karen (Ber ) Marynowski, Cheryl (Charles) DeNello and Joseph (Trisha Murphy) Roventini. Proud grandfather of Richard, Michelle, Lauren and Nicole. Great-grandfather of Ryan, Adam, Nolan, Benjamin and Megan. Devoted brother of Mary (Charles) Schmidt and the late Lorraine (late Albert) Litt and the late Lousie (late Jack) Cerkoski. Fond uncle to many nieces and nephews. Visitation Sunday 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at FORAN FUNERAL HOME, 7300 W. Archer Ave. (55th Street just west of Harlem). Visitation on Monday 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass at 10:00 a.m. at Rosary Hill Home, 9000 West 81st Street, Justice, Illinois 60458. Interment Mount Carmel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Albert’s name to Rosary Hill Home would be appreciated. Condolences may be sent to Albert’s family on his personal tribute website at www.foranfuneralhome.com. 708-4580208.
Proud Business Owner and dog lover. Beloved husband of the late Catherine (nee Heiden) Rowley. Loving father of Susan Stube, Deborah (Robert) Piersma and Michael (LaDonna) Rowley. Cherished grandfather of Jamie, Labriola, Thomas, Joseph, Robert and Jeremy. Visitation Monday, November 26th from 3:00 until 8:00 p.m. Chapel prayers Tuesday, November 27th, 11:00 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home & Cremation Care Center, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. www.kerryfh.com ~ (708) 361.4235 ~ www.facebook.com/kerryfuneral