Frank Daugherty |

Frank Daugherty

Frank Daugherty of Glenwood Springs died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2002, in Glenwood. He was 73.

A funeral service will be held Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 1 p.m. at Farnum-Holt Funeral Home in Glenwood. Burial will take place at the Eagle Cemetery in Eagle.

Mr. Daugherty was born Dec. 8, 1928, in Eagle to Leo P. and Rachel (Clardy) Daugherty.

He grew up in Eagle and attended high school in Gypsum.

He married Mary Steadman in 1966 in Palisade. She died in 1977.

A second marriage, to Bernice Stites, ended in divorce.

Mr. Daugherty lived in Glenwood for five years. He previously lived in Bond. Prior to retirement, he worked as a heavy equipment operator for the Eagle County Road and Bridge Department.

He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, and especially driving his pickup. He loved to tease, and never met a stranger – everyone was his friend.

Survivors include stepson Michael Steadman of Rock Springs, Wyo.; adopted son Leo Daugherty of Denver; adopted daughter Marie Troy of Palmer Lake, Colo.; brother John A. Daugherty of Meeker; sisters Analee Kirkham of Glenwood Springs, Ida Mary Daugherty of Rifle, and Pauline Bowles of Basalt; and five grandchildren.

Mr. Daugherty was preceded in death by brothers Thomas and Edward Daugherty.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Roaring Fork Hospice, P.O. Box 1970, Glenwood Springs CO 81602.

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