Tag Archives: Newark

Funeral Card Friday – Joseph John Doran (1935-2003)

This is one of my favorite sentiments from our family’s collection of funeral cards. Joseph J. Doran was the youngest child of Bernard and Mary Mahoney Doran. He was named after his father’s brother. Born in Jersey City, he lived … Continue reading

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Friday’s Faces From the Past – Rosina Evans Doran (1897-1959)

In this cherished photograph from my family, Rosina Evans Doran (1897-1959) is the pretty lady in the back. She’s standing next to her husband, William John Doran. In front are my grandparents, Bernard and Mary Margaret Mahoney Doran. The picture … Continue reading

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William J. Doran (1929-2004) – A Quiet Man

William John Doran was born on June 22, 1929, along with a twin sibling that died the same day. He was named after his father’s brother. Billy was born in Harrison, Hudson County, New Jersey, to Bernard and Mary Mahoney … Continue reading

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