Marvin K. Dougherty, 81, of Kendallville, IN, went to be with the Lord on Thursday November 7, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family. Marvin was born October 2, 1938 in Shelby, Michigan. Marvin, known by many as 'Marv' or 'Ken', will be remembered for his easy-going, thoughtful, hard-working nature. He possessed exceptional mechanical talents that were employed during his lifetime of tradesman work experiences. He left a legacy which showed his love of family, a heart for serving others, and an enduring faith in Jesus as his Savior. Marvin is survived by his wife, Susan L. Luis- Dougherty of Kendallville; children, Judy (Douglas) Eames of Indiana, Marvin (Lynn) Dougherty Jr., of California, Earl Dougherty of Alaska and Melissa (Scott) Bradley of Michigan; sisters, Dora Muttart and Mae Gibson; grandchildren, Bradley Reed, Monica Marquardt, Kendra Gutierrez, Levi Dougherty, Ryan Dougherty, Mikeala Feagans, Jazmin Dougherty, Marvin Dougherty III, Amber, Jennifer, Brent, Marcus, Amanda, Breeanna, Ryen, Haley, Pierce, Raechel, Hudson Bradley and Olivia Bradley; great grandchildren. Ethan, Caylin, Austyan, Christian, Ryleigh, Kennedy, Lillie, Violet, Grace and Serenity; Many great great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Dougherty; mother, Alta Muttart; son, Roy; sisters, Alverna Bredbanner and Alice Humphreys; and a brother, Robert Dougherty. A memorial luncheon service will be held 1 pm Saturday November 23, 2019 at Rothbury Community Church 2500 W Winston Rd, Rothbury, MI 49452. Burial will be held in the spring at Shelby Township Cemetery, Shelby, Michigan.
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