BREWER – Katherine F. Cushman, 80, died April 6, 2009, at a Brewer health care center. She was born Feb. 5, 1929, in Brewer, the daughter of Louis W. and Elizabeth E. (Leen) Dougherty. Katherine was a communicant of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church and she was a past member of the Altar Rosary Society. Surviving are three children, Mary Ann Beatham and her husband, Peter, of Brewer, Judith Smith and her husband, Jerry, of Orrington and Bud Cushman and his wife, Caroline of Holden; six grandchildren, Zachary, Audra, Ethan, Brianne, Craig and Justin; three great-grandchildren, Zoe, Ily and Sadie; two brothers, James Dougherty of Winfield, Ill., and Robert Dougherty of Pennsylvania; sisters-in-law, Hope Dougherty of Holden and Barbara Dougherty of New Jersey; a brother-in-law, Alfred Dall of Brewer; a special cousin, Lucille Brimmer of Brewer; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two brothers and a sister, H. Jack Dougherty, C. Richard Dougherty and Betsey (Dougherty) Dall. Family and friends may visit 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Kiley & Foley Funeral Service, 69 State St., Brewer. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 531 North Main St., Brewer. A time of continued fellowship and refreshments will be immediately afterward. Burial will be at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Bangor. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make memorial contributions to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 531 North Main St., Brewer, ME 04412. Condolences may be offered at www.kileyandfoley.com.