Elsie (Bowerman) Dougherty! 100 Years! Elsie Dougherty will be celebrating her 100th birthday. Elsie was born on October 3, 1916 and reigns from Quincy, Mich. She has lived in Fort Wayne since her marriage in 1935 to Cecil Dougherty (deceased 2000). Elsie retired in 1981 from Magnavox after 44 years. The celebration will include a large dinner party at Goeglein’s Homestead for family and friends given by her children: Marilyn, Patricia, Barbara, and James. Relatives are joining her in celebration as far away as London, England.