MICHAEL W. DAUGHERTY
Mr. Michael W. Daugherty, 61, of the Illinois Veteran's Home, died at 12:55 p.m. Monday (November 18, 2013) in Blessing Hospital.
Born June 27, 1952 in Quincy, Michael was the son of Bill R. and Dolores Peter Daugherty.
An avid sportsman, Michael loved fishing, hunting, and being outdoors at his camp. He was also a fan of the St. Louis Cardinals.
Mr. Daugherty served his country in the U. S. Army during the Vietnam War.
A 1970 graduate of Quincy High School, Michael was employed for many years at Huck Fixtures and later at Knapheide Manufacturing until health issues forced his retirement.
Survivors include his mother, Dolores Daugherty of Quincy; a brother, David Daugherty (Elizabeth) of Quincy; a sister, Jill Wuestenberg (Joe) of Quincy; two nephews, Jeremy Wuestenberg (fiance', Suzi Lindfelt) of Peoria, IL and Jared Wuestenberg of Quincy; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Michael was preceded in death by his father, Bill; and his grandparents.
Funeral services will be held Friday morning at 10:00 in the All Faiths Chapel at the Illinois Veteran's Home by Pastor Jim Dennis. Burial with Military Honors will be in Sunset Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday morning from 9:00 until the time of services at All Faiths Chapel. The Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army Food Pantry.