Herbert "Whitey" N. Dougherty

Tuesday, September 10th, 1935 - Thursday, December 3rd, 2020
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Herbert N. “Whitey” Dougherty Sr., 85, of Westmoreland City died Thursday December 3, 2020 in Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital, Greensburg. He was born September 10, 1935 in North Versailles a son of the late Charles Miller and Pearl Catherine (Burtner) Dougherty. Prior to his retirement he was employed as a foreman steelworker for AB Murray Co. Inc. and also worked at National Aluminum and Auto Zone. He was a member of the First United Church of Christ, Irwin. He was a former member of the L.O.O.M. Irwin. Herb loved spending time with his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife Celia J. “Cil” (Edwards) Dougherty; brothers Nevin and Charles Dougherty and sisters Mabel Willard and Doris Stewart.. Surviving are three children Herb Dougherty Jr and his wife, Andi, of Jeannette, Marty Dougherty and his wife, Vicki, of Westmoreland City and Kim Brentzel and her husband, Curtis, of GA; grandchildren Tabitha and Matt Wybiral, Jason and Heather Brentzel, Aaron and Christina Dougherty, Heather Dougherty, Danielle and Justin Kosnosky, Arlie and Chris McLaren and Blaine Brentzel; great grandchildren Hayden, Thomas, Logan, Connor, Jaxon, Cole and Calan.; brother Clemens Dougherty; a sister Ruth Burtner and several nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held Monday 1:00 p.m. at Irwin Union Cemetery. Everyone please meet at cemetery. Entrusted with the arrangements is Ott Funeral Home Inc 805 Pennsylvania Avenue Irwin. In lieu of flowers please consider making a memorial donation to St. Jude's Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105. To send on line condolences please visit
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  • Service

    Monday, December 7th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    Monday, December 7th, 2020 1:00pm
    Irwin Union Cemetery
    Pennsylvania Avenue
    North Huntingdon, PA 15642
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    Pastor Steven Craft
  • Interment

    Irwin Union Cemetery
    Bridge Street
    IRWIN, PA 15642
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Donations are being accepted for: St. Jude Children's Hospital.


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Robert Morgan

Posted at 09:34pm
Sorry to hear the loss of your Dad You are in my prayers God Bless Bob Morgan

Marianne Fisk

Posted at 12:57pm
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Terri Cochran

Posted at 02:37pm
To the entire Dougherty family,
I am so, so sorry for your great loss. I had the pleasure of knowing Mr. Herb and being in his company on many family occasions. Always so kind, so polite and always smiling. So appreciative of everything in life. Always the gentlemen.
My prayers and thoughts are with all of you.
Rest in Peace wonderful Mr. Herb.
Love, Terri Cochran

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