Stephen R. Daugherty

Stephen Ray Daugherty, 64, of Roanoke, died Thursday, May 7, 2020.

Mr. Daugherty was the founder and owner of Doc’s Crane & Rigging Inc. until he retired in 2012. He started the business in 1989. He was an active member of the International Union of Operating Engineers for 45 years.

He was born Jan. 14, 1956 in Huntington to Robert and Barbara Johnson Daugherty. He was married to Brenda Riddile, and she survives.

Survivors include two sons, Eric (Katrina) Nelson and Samuel Daugherty; a daughter Stephanie (Wayne) Daugherty-Dennis; and five grandchildren.

A private family graveside service will be held at Gardens of Memory Cemetery in Huntington County at a later date.

Memorials are to Fairview Church of God, in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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