Joseph P. Dougherty

March 18, 1925 - May 03, 2014 

Joseph P. Dougherty

March 18, 1925 - May 03, 2014 

Obituary for Joseph P. Dougherty

Joseph P. Dougherty, 89, of Mays Landing, passed away on May 3, 2014 at his home.

Born in Dunmore, PA, he served in the United States Navy during WWII. Joe moved to Mays Landing in 1994. He was a retired United States Postal carrier for 35 years. He was a life-time member of the DAV, and a member of the American Legion.

Joe’s favorite down-time was to go to the Atlantic City Race Track.

He was pre-deceased by his father James, his mother Angela, and his brothers Richard, Gerald, and Josh.

He will be sadly missed but never forgotten by his loving wife of 42 years Nellie; his son George Foley (Cookie); sister Jean Dougherty of the Villas, dear sister-in-law Betty Grieco, and many nieces and nephews along with great nieces/nephews.

Services will be held on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 10:30 AM at the Boakes Funeral Home, 6050 Main Street, Mays Landing, where a viewing will be held from 9-10:30 AM. Burial will be in the Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery in Estell Manor.


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