- December 10, 1950 - May 23, 2009
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Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home
Robert Allen Dougherty of Marion passed away May 23, 2009 at Mercy Hospital Cadillac. He was 58. He was born December 10, 1950 in Highland Park, Michigan, to Donald and Irene (Burr) Dougherty He served in US Navy during Vietnam. Robert was employed with General Motors in Lake Orion for 34 years. He was the Winterfield Township Supervisor. He was Marion Fire Board President. He was the Beaver trapper for Clare Road Commission. He taught Hunter safety and Trapper Education. He enjoyed doonbuggy riding, hunting, fishing, and trapping. He is survived by his fiancé Gail Current of Marion, children, Stacy Dougherty of Port Orange, Florida, Mathew (Ellen) Dougherty of Bay City, Rhyan (Jesica) Dougherty of Davisburg, parents Donald and Irene Dougherty of Tennessee, grandchildren Tyler and Samantha, Sister, Janet (George) King of Baldwin, Tom (Pat) Dougherty of Royal Oak, John (Sue) Dougherty of Lewiston, Joe (Sharon) Dougherty, Tennessee, He preceded in death by his grandparents. There will be a memorial gathering at 1 Pm Saturday may 30, 2009 at Robert Home 7055 N. Cook Ave. Marion. Memorials may be made to Kids Hunting Program. Arrangements are being handled by Fosnaught-Holdship Funeral Home, Marion.
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