JOE E. DAUGHERTY, 90, of Zanesville, passed away on Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at Lutheran Hospital. Born March 21, 1922, in Berea, Ohio, he was the son of the late Earl and Myrtle (Smith) Daugherty. He retired in 1986 after 60 years with the Sheet Metal Union, Local 20. Surviving are his daughter, Janet (Ray) Burniston of Zanesville; grandchildren, Julie (Chris) Russell and Chad Satterthwaite, both of Fort Wayne, Brent Burniston of Hollywood, Calif., Ray (Sonja) Burniston of Markle, and Tammy (Dana) Post of Auburn; brother, David (Janet) Daugherty of Warren; and six great-grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Esther (Ripple) Daugherty, in 2003; two brothers; and one sister. Funeral service is 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Greenlawn Funeral Home, 6750 Covington Road, Fort Wayne, with visitation one hour prior. Pastor David Harrold officiating. Visitation also from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at the funeral home. Burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Preferred memorials may be made to Calvary United Methodist Church or to the Humane Shelter. To leave condolences, visit


Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers from Jan. 9 to Jan. 10, 2013