Henry "Doc" Dougherty

May 20, 1943February 18, 2012

Henry “Doc” Dougherty, 68 husband of Kathy (Noone) Dougherty of Bechtelsville died Saturday, February 18, 2012 in the Lehigh Valley Hospital Hospice, Allentown where he was a patient since February 10, 2012.

Born in Phoenixville he was the son of the late Henry and Anna (Seitz) Dougherty.

He was an independent truck driver for over 30 years retiring in 2009. Doc was a member of St. Columbkill Roman Catholic Church, Boyertown.

Surviving with his wife Kathy, his daughter Shawna; grandson Brian; Four brothers, Richard “Hoagie”, Joseph, William and Patrick Dougherty; three sisters, Anna Dougherty, Kathleen Haggerty and Rose Dougherty; sisters and brother-in- laws, Maria and Si Akbari, Thomas Noone, John and Joanne Noone, Joanne and Scott Burke; several nieces and nephews.

Memorial Services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, February 25, 2012 at St. Columbkill Roman Catholic Church, 200 Indian Spring Road, Boyertown. Father Marty Kern will officiate.

Relatives and friends will be received Saturday between 10 – 11 a.m. at the church

Memorial gifts may be made in Doc’s Memory to the Lehigh Valley Health Network-Hospice Unit, 2100 Mack Boulevard, P. O. Box 4000, Allentown, PA 18105 or you may visit them at

Arrangements are being handled by the Linwood W. Ott Funeral Home, Inc., 111 North Reading Avenue, Boyertown.

Online condolences may be made at


  • Visitation Saturday, February 25, 2012
  • Memorial Service Saturday, February 25, 2012

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Bonnie Simonetta

July 22, 2012

From a family in California who loved Doc many years ago. Bonnie, Barbara, Ralph and Billie. May you rest in peace.

March 7, 2012

March 7th, 2012

Dear Kathy,

So sorry to hear that Doc had passed away. You are constantly in our thoughts and prayers.

Love Always,

Katherine, Cariosa and Aidan, and Tracy, Dublin, Eire

The Kinzer Clan

February 24, 2012

We will miss Doc so much. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. We love you so much and are so lucky we got to know you and Doc. Marge, Missy, John, Mitch, Bill, Buddy and Reba

Dan and Nora Berkery

February 24, 2012

Dear Kathy,

Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time in your life. We love you.

February 24, 2012

Dear Kathy,

Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time in your life. Doc is at peace now. We love you ....

Dan and Nora Berkery.

February 23, 2012

Kathy, We are sorry for your loss, may the love of family and friends carry you through your grief

Peg and Gary McKown

Karen Yambor

February 23, 2012

Kathy, Very sorry to hear of Doc's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Eilish Reilly

February 23, 2012

So sorry for the loss of your Loved One, Doc. Our prayers are with you.
Eilish, Tim Timothy & Liam.

Imelda Noone

February 22, 2012

We are deeply saddened by the loss of Doc.We will cherish the memories we spent with both of you,over there and here in Ireland.Our thoughts are with you during this time.
Imelda, Gerard and Luke.

Fromm Electric Supply

February 22, 2012

So sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that all of us at Fromm are thinking of you and your family.