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John J. Murphy, Jr.

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“When a friend sent me a copy of John's obituary, my husband told me that I must write something in the Memory Book expressing what a kind, loving,...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Judy Bowler - Friend

“Paula, I just learned of John's passing from my sister in law, Beverly. Please accept my condolences and you and your family will be in my prayers....Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Deb Graham-LaPress - Bedford, NH

“Paula so sorry - ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Kathy

“Jenny, John and Paula, The Joseph family (Bill, Charlene,Jeffrey and Kait extend our deepest condolences to you. Know tha tyou are in our thoughts...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Charlene Joseph

“To Paula and family, I am very sad to read of John's passing.It was always a pleasure to be in John's presence. He was a big man with a great smile...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Rest in peace Murph we'll all miss you. Our prayers are with your family. Jim ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Jim Sherbo

“Paula, Jennie, and John we are so so sorry for your lose. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Patti & Danny Webster - MA

“What can I say he was like having a second dad at work. He was my first manager and I worked with him for probably 17 years until he left and went to...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Cheryl Davidson - Granby, MA

“I am so sorry for your loss. John was a very giving and caring man with a heart as big as light. He helped so many people and always made you walk...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“"Murph" a great guy! The only word that comes to mind is "giving." That is all he did. Anyone who knew him loved him. Penny and I loved him and...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Tym McDowell - Westfield, MA

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John was born on May 29, 1948 and passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2016.

John was a resident of West Springfield, Massachusetts at the time of passing.

John was married to Paula.

Calling hours will be held Thursday October 13 2016 from 4-7PM at the Toomey-OBrien Funeral Home 1043 Westfield St. West Springfield. The service and burial will be private.

Donations may be made to the West Springfield Boys and Girls Club 615 Main St. West Springfield MA 01089 or to the Shriners Hospital for Children 516 Carew St. Springfield MA 01104.