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Dorothy Daugherty

October 12, 1938 - October 29, 2011
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Dorothy "Dottie" Derise Daugherty passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2011 after complications of heart surgery earlier in the week. Dottie was born on October 12, 1938 in Jeanerette, LA to the late Drozen Derise and Euphemie Landry. She was a resident of Metairie, LA for over 50 years. She is survived by her children, Darryl Daugherty (Lisa) of Atlanta, GA and Darlene Salinger (Max) of Metairie; and the joy of her life, her two grandchildren, Max and Nicole Salinger. Dottie is survived by her twin brother, Donald Derise (Jan) of Lydia, but was preceded in death by her brother Ed Derise of Houston, TX and sister Delores Rising of...
Dorothy "Dottie" Derise Daugherty passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2011 after complications of heart surgery earlier in the week. Dottie was born on October 12, 1938 in Jeanerette, LA to the late Drozen Derise and Euphemie Landry. She was a resident of Metairie, LA for over 50 years. She is survived by her children, Darryl Daugherty (Lisa) of Atlanta, GA and Darlene Salinger (Max) of Metairie; and the joy of her life, her two grandchildren, Max and Nicole Salinger. Dottie is survived by her twin brother, Donald Derise (Jan) of Lydia, but was preceded in death by her brother Ed Derise of Houston, TX and sister Delores Rising of Jacksonville, FL. She is also survived by her long time best friend, Jim Frey of Terrytown. Dottie had been a faithful parishioner of St. Philip Neri in Metairie since its founding in the early 1960s. In 2000 Dottie retired after 32 years of dedicated Federal Civilian Service from the 926th Fighter Wing, Naval Air Station, Joint Reserve Base, New Orleans, LA. After retiring, she enjoyed traveling with her family and friends, spending time with her grandchildren and working in her yard. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Memorial Mass at Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 4747 Veterans Blvd., Metairie on Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 5:00 pm. Visitation to follow until 9:00 pm. To celebrate her life and winning the battle of breast cancer over 20 years ago, the family asks that, in lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to New Orleans Affiliate of ; 4141 Veterans Blvd., Suite 202; Metairie, LA 70002.

"To The Family Earth has no sorrow that Heaven can not heal My Prayers are with You at this time God does not make mistakes HE need a Professional to work in..." HARRY.LIONEL HARRIS,JR. (NEW ORLEANS, LA)

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