Steven J.'s Story
Steven J. Doherty, 58, passed away June 19, 2017, at the Oxford Nursing Home in Haverhill, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Boston, he was the son of Patricia M. (Moore) Parlee and the late John L. Doherty.
With his mother, he was raised by his step-father, Frederick Parlee and was educated in the Billerica school system. He was a graduate of Billerica High School, Class of 1976.
He was a self-employed contractor in the truck-driving industry and worked for various construction companies in the Merrimack Valley area.
Steven had a contagious personality and smile. He lived by his own rules, never letting his lifelong illness stop him from doing what he wanted to accomplish. Steven enjoyed being at home and spending time with his family.
In addition to his loving mother and father, he is survived by his companion of over 17 years, Robin L. Howard of Haverhill; her children; his cherished grandchildren; siblings; nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend calling hours on Friday, June 23, from 5 until 7 p.m. at the Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St., Haverhill. A funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. in the funeral home. The family would like to thank the staff at the Oxford Nursing Home for their excellent care of Steve. Please visit Comeau Funeral Home on Facebook or www.comeaufuneral.com.
Published on  June 22, 2017