Nickerson-Bourne Funeral Home

154 Route 6A, Sandwich, MA


Doris Mary Herdrich

December 22, 1921October 15, 2019

Doris Mary Herdrich, 97, of Sandwich, MA passed away peacefully on , October 18th, 2019 at Cape Heritage Rehabilitation & Health Care Center in Sandwhich, MA.

She was born to William and Jane (Nolan) Fitzgerald on December 22nd, 1921 in Cambridge, MA. She attended college at Lowell Teachers College where she graduated with a Associates degree. Doris served in the Marine Corps during WWII and attained the rank of Corporal.

Doris married her husband Harry A Herdrich on August 28, 1947 and was a proud homemaker.

Doris is predeceased by her husband, Harry Herdrich, her two brother’s William and James Fitzgerald, her sister Barbara Fitzgerald, as well as her grandson Travis Herdrich. And she is survived by her 6 children: her sons Harry and Mercedes Herdrich of West End, NC, William and Loraine Herdrich of Chapel Hill, NC, Kevin Herdrich of Danvers, MA, John and Angela Herdrich of Northborough, MA and her daughters Clare and Jeff Klingensmith of Barnstable, MA, and Madeline Herdrich and Fernando Senosiain of Sierra Madre, CA. Doris is also survived by her sisters SR Clare Fitzgerald SSND of Concord, MA and Theresa Quigley of Framingham, MA, her grandchildren: Amelia, Marcus, Garth (Lauren), Grant (Maria), Alison, Trisha, and Gretchen Herdrich, Kurt (Kathryn) and Katie Klingsmith, and Andrea (David) Swan, and her great-grandchildren: Samantha, Erica, Jessica, Jack, Madeline, Delilah, Addison, Emery, and Rowan Herdrich; Virginia Swan; Anna, Elizabeth, and James Klingensmith.


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