John E. Murphy Sr.

Class of 1956

In Memoriam

Below is the death notice of John Murphy Sr., Class of 1956. Please keep the Murphy family in your prayers.

age 84. Beloved husband of 56 years to Therese (nee Stanek). Dearest father of Elizabeth Dziak and John E. Jr. (Lisa). Loving grandfather of Amber, Victoria, Kathleen, Cassidy, and Shannon. John was extremely active in numerous sportsman's clubs such as Woods and Waters, Ducks Unlimited, Safari Club International, South Cuyahoga Sportsman Association, etc., and is in the Conservation Hall of Fame for the League of Ohio Sportsman. He dedicated his life to conservation and the education of outdoor sports to many generations of children. In lieu of flowers, please donate in his memory to or Ducks Unlimited. VISITATION, ONE HALF HOUR PRIOR TO MASS FROM 9:30-10:00 AM AND MASS IMMEDIATELY AT 10 AM, THUR. MAY 18, ALL AT ST. JULIE BILLIART CHURCH, 5545 OPAL STREET, NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OH 44039. INTERMENT, ST. JOSEPH CEMETERY, AVON. To offer condolences visit

Posted on: December 18, 2023

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John E. Murphy Sr.

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