Sarah Doherty, "Sarah Mickey John", 81, of Dorchester, formerly of Clonmany, Co. Donegal passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on May 23, 2020. Daughter of the late Patrick and Eunnie Doherty, Co. Donegal, Ireland. Beloved wife of 57 years to William Doherty, Dorchester, formerly of Isle of Doagh, Co. Donegal. Loving mother of Kathleen Leibold and her husband, Martin, of North Carolina, Patrick Doherty and his wife, Karen, Christine Bailey and her husband, Christopher (BPD) of Dorchester and Billy Doherty and his wife Amy of Marshfield.
Sister of Michael and Bridie Doherty, Bridget and the late George Devlin, Joseph Doherty, Winnie and Denis Coyle, Eilish Kildea, Tony and Rita Doherty, Anne and Gerald McErlean, Kathleen and the late Patrick Nelson and the late Joseph, Patrick and James Doherty. Adoring grandmother of Sarah and Julia Leibold, Marin and Josie Bailey, Maeve and Charlotte Doherty and Will, Cameron and Brynn Doherty. Lifelong friend of Sarah and Gregory Ashe. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Special aunt to Winnie Grant.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Sarah to Friends of Stephen Folan Trust, 9 Frazer Street, Dorchester, MA 02124.
Services will be private.
Arrangements by Leighton-MacKinnon Funeral Home, 4 West Washington St. (Corner Rte. 58), Hanson, MA
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