Mary Jane Doherty
Mary Jane Doherty, age 60, of Austin, passed away Thursday, April 29, 2004, after a lifetime of illnesses. She was born in St. Louis, Missouri in 1943. She spent her early childhood in Llano, moving to Austin in her early teens. She had a lifelong interest in nursing and worked as a nurse's aide. She loved her dogs, country music and was an avid reader. She was preceded in death by her parents, John J. and Christine Brown of Manchaca, Tx. She is survived by her four children, Renee Israel and husband, Tim; Joyce Garcia and husband, Vic; Hugo Naumann and wife, Mary; Lisa Krzywonski and husband, Allen; brothers, Jim Brown and wife, Gilsey; Bill Brown and wife, Eileen; and 11 grandchildren. A Memorial service celebrating her life will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 8, 2004, at Harrell Funeral Home in Austin. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Christine Brown Scholarship Fund, c/o M.U.M.C., P.O. Box 460, Manchaca, Texas 78652. Arrangements by Harrell Funeral Home , 4435 Frontier Trail, Austin, TX 78745 512-443-1366.