HAWTHORN, N.J. – Kenneth William Dougherty, a resident of Hawthorne, died Thursday, Jan. 14. He was 94.
A World War II veteran with the U.S. Merchant Marine, he was a boiler engineer with both the Merchant Marine, the United Fruit Company, serving on the SS Fra Berlanga, and also with Harmon Chemical in North Haledon for many years.
He is survived by his wife Mildred and his daughter Keli Dougherty of Waldwick. He also is survived by his sister-in-law Audrey Frank of Gainesville Fla., and several nieces.
He was predeceased by his parents, James and Adele, and a sister.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association , 1 Union St., Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691.
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