SCOTTSBLUFF -- Delores T. Dougherty, 70, died Monday (May 29, 2006) at her home.
She was born July 5, 1935, at McCook, to Mike and Mary (Luevano) Cuellar.
She grew up at McCook and graduated from the McCook High School in 1953. She graduated from MCC, attended college at Lincoln and taught school at St. Theresa's Catholic School in Lincoln.
On June 4, 1960, she married Mark Dougherty at McCook. They moved to Gordon where he was a dentist and then to Chicago for him to finish at Northwestern University. In 1965, they moved to Scottsbluff where he was an orthodontist.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; son, David Dougherty; three sisters Josephine, Margaret and Veda; and three brothers Pete, Joseph, and Manuel.
Survivors include her son, Doug and wife, Deanne Dougherty of Louisville, Ky.; daughters, Mary and husband, Lon Hascall of Gering; Theresa and husband, Scott Wilson of Fort Collins, Colo., Susan Dougherty of Honolulu, Hawaii and Joan Dougherty of Louisville, Ky.; daughter-in-law, Stacey Dougherty-Kline of Gering; brothers, Frank Cuellar of Omaha, John Cuellar of Missouri, Albert Cuellar and Richard Cuellar, both of McCook; and sister, Juanita Bittner of Chicago, Ill.; and eight grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church for the kitchen addition.
Funeral mass was today at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Scottsbluff with the Rev. James Golka officiating. Interment was in the Fairview Cemetery in Scottsbluff.
Announcement courtsey of Carpenter Breland Funeral Home of McCook.