Philip Doughty(1935 - 2013)

Doughty, Philip J.

Philip J. Doughty, age 78, of 355 Stanton Street, Ripon, WI died Sunday, September 29, 2013 at the Ripon Medical Center.

Private family services will be held on Friday, October 4, 2013 at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Burial will be at Restlawn Memorial Park.

Philip was born June 8, 1935 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI to Gerald and Frances (Reinert) Doughty. He married Beverly Herzberg in January 1957 in Rudolph, WI. Philip owned and operated the Tastee Bakery in Princeton, WI. He served in the U.S. Army earning an honorable discharge in 1962. Philip loved fishing, hockey and baseball.

Philip is survived by his wife, Beverly; seven children, Douglas (Susan) Doughty of Princeton, WI, Dawn (Blair) Weir of Neshkoro, WI, Randy (Sharon) Doughty of Rhinelander, WI, Cindy (Jeff) Salbego of Rio, WI, Robin Doughty of Fond du Lac, WI, Brian (Kelly) Doughty of Rhinelander, WI and Melissa (Kelly) Hilke of Ripon, WI; 16 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

Philip is also survived by brother, Michael Doughty, sister, Marion Johnson, brother-in-laws, Bruce Herzberg and Gerald (Marlene) Herzberg; and several nieces and nephews.

Philip was preceded in death by his parents and one grandchild, Chad Doughty.



Funeral Home

1950 12TH ST SOUTH Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495-0847
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Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Oct. 1, 2013