Peter S. Doroha Jr., 67, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY —  Peter S. “Doc” Doroha, Jr., 67, Watertown, passed away Sunday morning, Dec. 29, 2019, at Hospice of Jefferson County.

As per his wishes, his body is donated to science. There are no calling hours or funeral service at this time. A service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are entrusted with Cumming Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown.

Born Sept. 26, 1952, in Watertown, a son of Peter S. and Ruth E. (Heath) Doroha, Sr., he was a graduate of Watertown High School.

A marriage to Linda McKinley ended in divorce.

Doc worked as a machinist for NY Air Brake.

He enjoyed riding motorcycles, watching football with his sons, and playing video games.

He is survived by his three children, Rebecca Newark and husband Bob, Adams, Stephen Doroha, Watertown, and Peter R. Doroha and wife Christina, Watertown; five grandchildren and two great grandchildren; sister Mary M. Doroha and husband Gary Hall, Watertown; a sister-in-law, Carolyn Heath, Dexter; two nieces and several cousins.

His brother, Stephen Heath, died earlier this year.

In lieu of flowers donations in Doc’s name may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St., Watertown, NY 13601.

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