Sunday, February 25, 2024

Hugh Vincent (“Vinny”) Doran, 84

KURE BEACH — Hugh Vincent (“Vinny”) Doran, age 84, died peacefully at his home in Kure Beach, NC on February 20, 2022, surrounded in love by his family.  He was born in New York, NY on August 10, 1937, to Hugh Vincent Doran and Rosemary Quinn Doran.

Vinny is survived by his loving wife and best friend of 58 years, Ann Oakley Doran, his children Jeanne, Richard, Timothy and his wife Susanne, Michael and his wife Marie-Helene Matteau, Elizabeth “Beth” McNeill and Patrick Doran, and grandchildren, Graysen, Westen, Christian, Connor, William, Henry, Michael, Julia, Aidan and Grace.

The family will receive friends at Andrews Mortuary Valley Chapel on Tuesday, February 22 from 10-11 am, followed immediately by a prayer service.  A Funeral Mass and Inurnment Service in the Columbarium will both be held at Saint Mark’s Catholic Church, Wilmington, NC, at a later date.

Donations to celebrate Vinny’s life can be made to HighSight, a non-profit Chicago-based scholarship, tutoring and college readiness program, at or by mail to HighSight, 1711 North Cleveland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60614.

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