Barbara Dougherty, 80, passed away at her
home in Sugar Land on Sunday, September 2, 2007. Barbara was
born on January 30, 1927 in Los Angeles, California to
Elizabeth Wright Desselle and Leroy Cuttel Desselle. She
married Stirling M. Dougherty, Jr. on September 4, 1947. She
taught school in the Sugar Land area for over 20 years. One
of her true passions was quilting, which she participated in
until her death. She is survived by her brother-in-law,
Bruce Dougherty and his family; niece, Chris Mahn and her
family; and many friends and former students.
A memorial service celebrating Barbara’s
memory will be conducted at ten o’clock in the morning on
Wednesday, the 5th of September, 2007 in the Chapel at The
Settegast – Kopf Co. @ Sugar Creek with Rev. M. Eugene
Vickrey officiating. She will be privately interred at
Houston National Cemetery with her husband, Stirling.
Arrangements under the direction of Settegast - Kopf Co.
Funeral Directors at Sugar Creek, 15015 SW Freeway, Sugar
Land, TX 77478. Phone: 281-565-5015, Fax: 281-565-1075.