LAPORTE -- Robert Bruce Doherty, 49, Laporte, died Tuesday, March 7, 2000, at his home of emphyzema and hepatitis C.
He was born Dec. 24, 1950, to Robert Bruce Sr. and Dwade Hudson Doherty. He served in the Army and was stationed in Saigon during the Vietnam War from Jan. 15, 1967, to Jan. 12, 1971. Before his illness, he delivered papers for the Pioneer.
Survivors include his wife, Linda; a daughter, Jennifer Morris, Moorhead; a stepdaughter, Melinda Delaney, Bemidji; a stepson, Larry Strowbridge, Bemidji; and four grandchildren.
His parents died earlier.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Phillips Catholic Church of Bemidji with Father Mike Patnode officiating.
Friends may call at the church two hours before services Saturday.
Arrangements are with Willim Aitkin Funeral Home of Aitkin.
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