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Doris (McVane) Doherty
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions in her name may be made to
  • American Cancer Society
    30 Speen Street
    Framingham, MA 01701

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“Auntie, you are and always will be close to my heart, you will be missed by many and loved by all. Rest in peace my dear Auntie D ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: Christine and Jeff Moyer - OCALA, FL

“Aunt Doris, I am so grateful that I stopped in over the spring to see you. We had such a nice visit. I am sure the sister in laws are reminiscing...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Lynne Doherty - Plainville, MA

“Aunt Doris you were the last one left of all my aunts. My condolences to Nancy and Stephen and their families. My Mom ,Aunt Margaret ,will have her...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Mary A. (Finegan) Castelone - MA

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DOHERTY, Doris A. (McVane)- Of Malden, unexpectedly, October 15th. Devoted mother of Nancy Doherty and Stephen Doherty both of Malden and the late Ann Marie Eason. Lovingly survived by 6 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, 5 sisters and 2 brothers. Predeceased by 3 sisters. Family and friends are kindly invited to attend a Funeral Service in the Carroll Funeral Home, 721 Salem Street, (Maplewood Square) MALDEN on Tuesday, October 20th at 10 AM. Visiting Hours in the Carroll Funeral Home on Monday from 4-8 PM. Committal Services are private. Expressions of sympathy in Doris's name may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.
A lifelong resident, Doris passed away unexpectedly at the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital early Thursday morning. For over twenty years, she worked as an assembler at Automatice Radio on the Malden/Melrose line. After retiring from that job, she worked cleaning office buildings in downtown Boston.