Posted by Cathy Gowdy on Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at 14:22:26 :
Thursday, August 24, 1911
Sherman Dougherty Killed in Arizona
On Wednesday morning a telegram was received her by Dan Haley announcing the sad news that Sherman Dougherty died at his home at Florence, Arizona, a horse on which he was riding falling upon him. The remains are being shipped here for interment.
Mr. Dougherty was born and raised in San Rafael, and resided her until 3 or 4 years ago when he went to Arizona to reside. He was a son of the late W. S. Dougherty, formerly city assessor of San Rafael.
A telegram was later received from the Masonic lodge at Florence, announcing that the body had been shipped on Wednesday.
Thursday, September 14, 1911
The final interment of the late Sherman Dougherty took place Friday at Mt. Tamalpais Cemetery. The body was placed in a vault until the family could select and prepare a permanent resting place.
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