Hugh J. Doherty

Hugh J. Doherty, a retired printer, died at Marian Manor, Friday October 21, 2011. He was 90 years old. Born in Ireland, he came to New York in 1926 and moved to Boston in 1933. Mr. Doherty served in the US Army and later lived in Boston and New York, before moving to San Francisco for ten years. He returned to Boston and retired at age 65. Mr. Doherty enjoyed gardening. Son of the late Henry and Bridget (Kearney) Doherty. Brother of  Mary E. McNiff of South Boston and Owen Doherty of Brockton. Predeceased by his brothers; Henry, John, James and Bernard Doherty and his sisters , Rosetta T. Traverse and Frances Doherty. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, October 25 in Saint Agatha Church, Milton at 10:30 AM.  Relatives and friends invited.  Visitation  9 AM-10 AM prior to Mass in the Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Ave. MILTON. Interment Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree.