Doris A (Albrecht) Daugherty

August 24, 1932 ~ April 20, 2020 (age 87)


Doris Albrecht Daugherty, 87, of New Lebanon, IN passed away Monday April 20, 2020 at her residence.

            She was born in Knox Co., IN August 24, 1932 the daughter of Walter Albrecht and Hulda Nierste Albrecht.

            Doris married Robert G. Daugherty on October 14, 1962. She graduated from Bruceville High School in 1950 and Vincennes University in 1952. Doris earned her Bachelors and Masters Degrees from Indiana State University. She was the controller of Vincennes University from 1953 to 1968. After her business career she became a farm wife helping Bob with their registered Jersey herd. She served on the Southwest Sullivan School Board from 1987 to 1995. She was a member of the New Lebanon united Methodist Church. She had a wonderful sense of humor and made everyone who knew her feel blessed. She was extremely witty. One of Dori’s most cherished memories was teaching her granddaughter Brittany how to cook. She was a role model to her family and to her friends. She will be terribly missed.

            Survivors include her son George W. Daugherty of New Lebanon, IN, three grandchildren Damon Daugherty, Brittany Daugherty (Thaddeus Haussy) and Aaron (Mackenzie) Daugherty, a great granddaughter Amelia Rose, brother in-law, Charles Barker of Vincennes, IN and several nieces and nephews

            She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters, Ruth Virginia Albrecht and Kathleen Barker and her husband of 49 years, Bob.

            Family graveside services will be at 10:00 AM Friday, April 24, 2020 at the Mt. Zion Cemetery with Rev Barbara Allen officiating. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the New Lebanon United Methodist Church. Envelopes will be available. Arrangements were entrusted to Brust Funeral Home.

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Graveside Service
April 24, 2020

10:00 AM
Mt. Zion Cemetery
S Co Rd 400 W and W Co Rd 250 S
New Lebanon, IN 47864

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