|Birth: ||Oct. 25, 1943|
|Death: ||Nov. 7, 2007|
Ferris M. "Mike" Daugherty, 64, Anderson, passed away on Nov. 7, 2007, at Saint John's Medical Center after a brief courageous battle with cancer.
He was born Oct. 25, 1943, in Warren, Ind., and resided in Anderson since 1961. He retired in 1999 from Magnequench Division of General Motors and Delco Remy. After retirement, he worked for Aramark Vending in Anderson, Muncie and Indianapolis for seven years.
Mike attended St. Ambrose Catholic Church. He had been with the Auxiliary Police several years ago. He cherished his family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth (Doerr) Daugherty, whom he married Nov. 17, 1962; two sons, Robert M. (Kim) Daugherty of Anderson and William E. (Shari) Daugherty of Chesterfield; mother, Evea (Satterthwaite) Daugherty of Middletown; grandchildren, Tia Marie, Shelby Nicole, Jonathan Michael and four-day-old Ryleigh Victoria Daugherty who, sadly, he never had the chance to know and love God giveth and God taketh away; two brothers, Monte R. Daugherty of Anderson and Kevin (Joyce) Daugherty of Pendleton; two sisters, Melody (Chris) Merritt of Pendleton and Melinda (James) Talbert of Middletown; two half brothers, Gregg (Cindy) Daugherty and Brad (Sarita) Daugherty; two half sisters, Cindy (Ron) Felver and Kim (Kirk) Heyde; brother-in-law, Chris (Kathy) Doerr; several nieces and nephews; and his beloved four-legged "daddy's girl, Kewpie.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ferris E. Daugherty, and sister-in-law, Doris J. (Doerr) Daugherty.
The family wants to thank his brother-in-law, Chris Doerr, for helping through a courageous, trying time.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, South Chapel, 200 W. 53rd St., Anderson, with nephews, the Revs. Brian Doerr and Richard Doerr officiating. Burial will be in East Maplewood Cemetery, Anderson.
Ferris E. Daugherty (1923 - 2006)
Plot: East Maplewood
Created by: Shirley Cates Teal
Record added: Mar 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107453154