In Memory of



Obituary for James Doherty

Doherty, James Anthony

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of James Doherty on Tuesday, October 17th, 2023 at the Cornwall Community Hospital at the age of 79 years. Beloved husband for 57 years of Patricia Doherty (née Roberts). Loving father of Colleen Doyon (Moe) and Robert Doherty (Christine), both of Cornwall and James Doherty (Erynn) of Williamstown. Cherished grandfather of Christopher Doyon (Kayla), Chantal Doyon (Zach), Nicholas Doherty, Evan Doherty, Raven-Lilly Doherty, River-Willow Doherty, Cedar-Rain Doherty and Hamish Stoneoak Doherty. James will be sadly missed by family and friends in England. He is predeceased by his parents; Patrick Doherty and Lillian (Lily) Doherty (née Tillotson). As per James’ wishes, cremation has taken place. The family will be in attendance on Tuesday, October 24th, 2023 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, 822 Pitt Street, Cornwall, ON, 613-938-3888. A Private Memorial Service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Cornwall Community Hospital or to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. On-line condolences may be left at