David Clare Daugherty passed away at his home at Terminal Tower Apartments, 50 Public Square, Cleveland, Ohio, on January 19, 2023. Born in Butler, Pa on July 30,1955, he was 67 years old.
An accomplished organist, vocal coach, conductor and baritone, with an education from Dana School of Music at Youngstown State University, as well as Carnegie Mellon University, David was the Director of Musical Arts at The Old Stone Church, Public Square, Cleveland, Ohio, at his passing.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John A and Clare M (Fleeger) Daugherty, 2 brothers, John and Conrad Daugherty, and a sister, Karen McJunkin.
David is survived by his sister, Rebecca J (Jeff) Simmons, and a sister in law, E’lane Daugherty, all of Butler, PA, nieces and nephews, John (Jeannie) Daugherty of Freemont, CA, Ellen (Jeff) Daugherty of Memphis, TN, Scott (Kim) Daugherty of Prospect, PA, Connie Sue (Jake) Pizor and Sharon (Eric) Bintrim, all of New Castle, PA, James (Danielle) Adams of Greensburg, PA, and Christopher Adams of Butler, PA.
A celebration of Life ceremony will be held at The Old Stone Church, Cleveland, Ohio, and in Butler, PA at a later date. A private burial will take place in Butler, PA in the spring.