Dolan I Doherty

February 6, 1929 ~ August 20, 2017

Funeral services for Mr. Dolan Isaac Doherty, 88, of Jennings will be held Wednesday, August 23 at 2:00 p.m. at Miguez Funeral Home Chapel with Father Charles McMillin officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow in Calvary Cemetery under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home.

Mr. Doherty passed away Sunday, August 20, 2017 in the Southwest Louisiana Veteran’s Home in Jennings.

Visitation for Mr. Doherty will be observed Wednesday, August 23 beginning at 9:30 a.m. until time of service.

Mr. Doherty served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a diesel mechanic. Mr. Doherty loved the outdoors. Hunting and fishing were his favorite pastimes. He also enjoyed reading, woodworking and was an avid gun collector.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Daniel James Doherty and Mary Matilda Benjamin Doherty; his wife, Margaret Inez McFarlain Doherty; 4 brothers, and 3 sisters.

He leaves to cherish his memory, a daughter, Tillie Van Etten of Madisonville, LA; a son, Darrell Fred Johnston of Litchfield Park, AZ; three grandchildren and five great grandchildren.


Burial: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Calvary Cemetery

Funeral Service: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Jennings

Visitation: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Jennings

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  1. Uncle Dolan was one of the nicest gentlemen I ever met. He was a wonderful husband to my aunt, Aunt Inez. He will definitely be missed. I am glad that I got to visit with him at the SWLVH a few times in recent months.

  2. Mr Dolan was the very first veteran that I met when I started working at swlvh, he was a definite character and he will be missed! It was a pleasure caring for him! Praying for you all during this difficult time!

  3. Our thoughts and prayers are with Darrell, Karen, and their family. We pray and ask that Mr. Doherty Rest In Peace for eternity.

  4. Reeny and I are so sorry for the passing of your father. You both are a son and daughter that all parents wish for. We hope your time of sadness is brief and soon you will remember only happy memories of your mother and father. God Bless your family

  5. My most sincere condolences for your loss. May you seek God for the much needed comfort and guidance at this difficult time. (2 Cor 1:3,4)

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