Thomas Anthony MURPHY
Thomas Anthony MURPHY
  • April 5, 1928 - March 24, 2017
  • Omaha, Nebraska

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Preceded by parents, Joseph W. and Dorothy M. (McCarthy) Murphy; brother, William J. Murphy; son, Kevin S. Murphy.
Survived by wife of 66 years, Kathleen Murphy; children, Colleen Murphy, Maureen (Dave) Frisch, Nora (Monte), and Matt Murphy; grandchildren, Ryan, Jillian (James), Meghan (Riley), Shannon (Andrew), and Ben; great-grandchildren, Mason, Claire, Joseph, Reilly, Rory, Rowan, Reece, Reghan, Rhyann, Eva, Dylan, and Henry; and many nieces and nephews.
Thomas proudly served in the United States Marine Corps. He worked as a radio announcer and news editor in Dyersville, TN and Worthington, MN. He spent 31 years working for Northern Natural Gas, 20 years as a chaplain for Bergan Mercy Hospital. He was an honorary life member of the Knights of Columbus, a member of American Legion Post #1 and a 39 year ordained permanent deacon for the Archdiocese of Omaha.
VISITATION 5-7pm with a ROSARY SERVICE at 7pm Sunday, March 26 at St. Robert Bellarmine, 11802 Pacific Street. FUNERAL SERVICE 10:30am Monday, March 27 at the church followed by burial at Resurrection Cemetery.
Memorials will be directed by the family.