James (Jimmy) Peter Dougherty, 52, of Fox Lake, IL, passed away unexpectedly May 29, 2017. He was born January 20, 1965, in Chicago. He was the son of James and Jeanette nee: Baron Dougherty.
Jimmy enjoyed various sports in younger days such as snow-skiing, football and baseball. He played the drums in the band TRUCE for several years. He loved trivia and was an avid trivia game player. Jimmy was well liked and had many friends. He was free spirited with a good sense of humor and had a personality we won’t forget.
Survivors include brothers and sisters; Dennis (Karen) Dougherty of Estero, FL, Thomas (Michele) Dougherty of Gilberts, IL, Maureen (Thomas) Manning of Trevor, WI, Diane Dougherty of Elk Grove Village, IL, Daniel (Angie) Dougherty of Lake in the Hills, IL, and Marlene (Don) Cummings of Algonquin, IL, nieces and nephews include Brian (Marge) Dougherty, Dennis (Emily) Dougherty, Lori (Fred) Stoffregen, Sharon Welch, David (Courtney) Dougherty, Ryan (Donna) Dougherty, Shannon Manning, Kelly (Kevin) Carrier, Erin (Joshua) Springer, Michael Dougherty, Jeffery Dougherty, Sean (Kim Ruetsch) Dougherty, Megan (Elliott) Rader, Kyle Dougherty, Kenneth (Amanda Grady) Dougherty, Colleen (Zack) Campbell, and Kevin (Julianna) Cummings, and many great-nieces and great-nephews.
Jimmy was preceded in death by his father James Dougherty, mother Jeanette (Dougherty) Knezevich, stepfather Raymond Knezevich, brother Timothy Dougherty and his loving companion Patty Bueche.
A funeral mass will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Bede Catholic Church 36455 N. Wilson Rd. Ingleside, with the Rev. Shawn Gould, officiating. The Symonds Lakes Funeral Home of Grayslake was entrusted with the arrangements. For additional information, please contact the funeral home 847-543-1080.