Richard James Doherty

December 17, 1931 - August 26, 2020
Our Lady of Consolation Church
8303 Taft Street
Merrillville, Indiana 463410
219-769-1755 | Map
Monday 8/31, 10:00 am
Calumet Park Cemetery
2305 W. 73rd Ave.
Merrillville, Indiana 46410
219-769-8803 | Map


Richard J. Doherty, 88, formerly of Salem, MA passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2020 following a brief illness. He was born December 17, 1931 in Chelsea, MA to John and Marguerite (nee Brown) Doherty and grew up in nearby Revere, MA. Richard is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Nora; son, John (Susan)Continue Reading

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Rosemary Donnelly left a message on September 1, 2020:
Dear Nora and John, Peggy Anne, Mark, Emma, and I wish to offer our condolence on Richard’s passing. We were all so fond of him and will always remember his smiling face. I know if our mom, Margery, were here, she would say that Richard was one of her favorite people! We send our love and wishes that the Lord will give you strength at this sad time. Love, Rosemary Marotta Donnelly
Tríona O'Flynn left a message on August 29, 2020:
What a dear uncle and friend. Uncle Richard has and will always have a special place in my heart. He will be missed dearly. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all from Cork and we wish we could be there with you all xxx
Bev Gill left a message on August 28, 2020:
My condolences to your whole family.
Cheri Patterson left a message on August 28, 2020:
My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. I pray that the memories of your Dad will remain in your hearts and minds until you meet him again in heaven. God Bless.
Kish Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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