O’Doherty, Joseph James
O’Doherty, Joseph James, age 30 of Oak Ridge, NJ died suddenly Sunday June 10, 2018 in Oak Ridge, NJ. Born in Morristown, NJ he had lived most of his life in Newton, before moving to Oak Ridge in January.
Joe was an avid sports fan and had a love for music. His favorite things included watching Yankees games with his older sister, listening to music with his brother Ryan and teaching his youngest brother Patrick how to shoot hoops in their driveway at home. Joe’s charm and wit captured everyone he met. He is a graduate of the Newton High School Class of 2005.
Joseph is survived in life by his cherished son Michael R. O’Doherty of Lebanon, NJ, his mother Lisa A. McGuire of Oak Ridge, his father Joseph P. O’Doherty and his wife Michelle of Newton, his brothers Ryan P. O’Doherty of Kenvil and Patrick M. O’Doherty of Newton as well as his sister Christine A. and her husband Steven Keyes of Stroudsburg, PA. Also surviving are his nephews Martin R. and James D. Gardiner of Stroudsburg, PA as well as his niece Emily Rose Keyes also of Stroudsburg, PA. As well as many Aunts, Uncles, Cousins.
Visitation will be held Wednesday June 13, 2018 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM and Thursday morning June 14th from 9 to 10:30 AM with Funeral Services immediately beginning at 10:30 AM in the Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral home in Newton, NJ.