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Daugherty, Robert
1935 - 2017
Robert Daugherty, 81, of Westerville, passed away Wednesday, November 29, 2017. Robert was born December 30, 1935 to the late Fletcher and Florence (Booth) Daugherty. He served in the United States Army 1956-1958. Robert received his PHD at The Ohio State University. He taught at Charleston University, Temple University, Fairmont State College, and was the editor of the Ohio History Journal. He was an avid golfer and lover of dogs. He was married to Sandra for 56 years. Robert will be deeply missed by his wife; children, Patricia (Jeff) Turza, Michael Daugherty; grandchildren, David, Jessica, Matthew, Morgan, Jason; great-grandchildren, Madison, Braeden, Emmarie, Bentlee; brother, Jim (Jeannette) Daugherty; sister, Patti Faherty; and special family friend, Ruth Roese. Along with his parents, Robert was preceded in death by his niece Jennifer Daugherty and brother-in-law Michael Faherty. Memorial services will be at a later date to be announced. The family would like to thank Kobacker Hospice staff and the Ross Hospital for their kindness and excellent care. Memorial contributions may be made to Unverferth House INC, 190 King Ave #D, Columbus, OH 43201 or online at www.unverferthhouse.org. Condolences may be shared with the family at www.NewcomerColumbus.com.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Dec. 3, 2017
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