In memory of
Daniel Dougherty Sr.
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In memory of
Daniel Dougherty Sr.
Daniel J. Dougherty Sr., 90 Dedicated family man Daniel J. Dougherty Sr. died peacefully in his home in Staten Island, N.Y., on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, at age 90. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Mary Agnes Dougherty (née Broas), as well as five children, Mary A. Dooling of Endicott, N.Y., Daniel J. Dougherty Jr. of Brooklyn, N.Y., Danna M. Dougherty of Staten Island, N.Y., Patricia Marcotte of London, Ontario, Canada, and William R. Dougherty of Bronxville, N.Y., as well as 17 grandchildren and 16 great- grandchildren. He was predeceased by his son, Thomas F. Dougherty. Mr. Dougherty graduated from Fordham University in 1950, and from St. John's University Law School in 1953. He was a trial lawyer for most of his career with Kirlin, Campbell & Keating in Manhattan, defending shipowners in many famous marine disasters, including the murder of Leon Klinghoffer aboard the hijacked cruise ship, SS Achille Lauro, by members of the Palestinian Liberation Front. He was a member of the faculty of the Practicing Law Institute and lectured on five continents. He was also an avid long distance runner who won a national age group championship and ran a 2:54 marathon at age 50.
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In memory of
Daniel Dougherty Sr.
Daniel J. Dougherty Sr., 90 Dedicated family man Daniel J. Dougherty Sr. died peacefully in his home in Staten Island, N.Y., on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, at age 90. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Mary Agnes Dougherty (née Broas), as well as five children, Mary A. Dooling of Endicott, N.Y., Daniel J. Dougherty Jr. of Brooklyn, N.Y., Danna M. Dougherty of Staten Island, N.Y., Patricia Marcotte of London, Ontario, Canada, and William R. Dougherty of Bronxville, N.Y., as well as 17 grandchildren and 16 great- grandchildren. He was predeceased by his son, Thomas F. Dougherty. Mr. Dougherty graduated from Fordham University in 1950, and from St. John's University Law School in 1953. He was a trial lawyer for most of his career with Kirlin, Campbell & Keating in Manhattan, defending shipowners in many famous marine disasters, including the murder of Leon Klinghoffer aboard the hijacked cruise ship, SS Achille Lauro, by members of the Palestinian Liberation Front. He was a member of the faculty of the Practicing Law Institute and lectured on five continents. He was also an avid long distance runner who won a national age group championship and ran a 2:54 marathon at age 50.
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