DOHERTY, John K. “Jack” age 72, of North Quincy, formerly of Dorchester passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on December 19, 2020. Jack leaves behind the love of his life Maria D’Innocenzo. Son of the late Edward & Marion Doherty. Loving brother of Nancy & the late Dennis Kilduff od Milton, Edward & Sheila Doherty of Hingham, Paul & Ann Doherty of Dunedin, FL, Tricia & Jack McCarthy of Marshfield, Elizabeth O’Brien of Weymouth, Barbara & Steve Canavan of Weymouth, and Tom Doherty of Buzzards Bay. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and friends.
After high school, Jack enlisted in the Unites States Marine Corps and bravely served his country in Vietnam. Not only was Jack a kind and gentle soul, but he was also generous to the extreme and willing to go above and beyond for anyone in need. He was a voracious reader and possessed an intellectual curiosity.
Visitation in the John J. O’Connor & Son Funeral Home, 740 Adams St. (near Gallivan Blvd.) DORCHESTER, Thursday morning from 9-10:30am followed by a Funeral Service in the funeral home. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited. Due to the ongoing health crisis, facemasks and proper social distancing will be required. Interment with full military honors in Cedar Grove Cemetery.
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