Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Murrays in:
 • Blairsville Cemetery
 • Blairsville
 • Indiana County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Howard Jacob Murray, Sr
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jan. 10, 1914
Blairsville
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1990
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

June 7, 1990 Indiana Gazette

Howard J. Murray Sr., 76, North Morrow Street, Blairsville, died Wednesday, June 6, 1990, in Presbyterian-University Hospital, Pittsburgh.

The son of Jacob and Mae Murray Cobes and the adopted son of Charles and Anna Murray, he was born Jan. 10, 1914, in Blairsville.

Having lived his entire life in Blairsville, Mr. Murray was a member of the SS Simon and Jude Roman Catholic Church, Blairsville.

He was a manager for Kroger Supermarkets for 42 years, prior to his retirement in 1975.
Surviving are his wife, Elizabeth Lipsie Murray; four sons: Howard J. Jr., Blairsville RD 2; Thomas C., Johnstown; Joseph F., at home; Michael D., Indianapolis, Ind.; two daughter: Mrs. Thomas (Barbara) Duffner, Blairsville; Mrs. David (Patricia) Taylor, Chapel hill, N.C., 13 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two sisters; Mrs. Robert (Dorothy) Massie, Springfield, Ohio; Mrs. Andrew (Charlotte) Pazur, McKeesport; ...

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Mae Tripoli.
Funeral Mass will be offered at 10 a.m. Saturday in SS Simon and Jude Roman Catholic Church with Monsignor Thomas J. Klinzing as the celebrant. Interment will follow in the Blairsville Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jacob William Cobes (1885 - 1918)
  Mae Bernadette Murray Cobes (1890 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Lipsie Murray (1911 - 1995)
 
 Children:
  Joseph "Joey" Francis Murray (1948 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Glenn W. Cobes (1907 - 1907)**
  Mae Bernadette Cobes Tripoli (1912 - 1975)*
  Howard Jacob Murray (1914 - 1990)
  Charlotte Marie Cobes Pazur (1915 - 1994)*
  Dorothy LaVerne Cobes Massie (1918 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Blairsville Cemetery
Blairsville
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Julie Nicholson-Turbide
Record added: Jun 20, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112600653
Howard Jacob Murray, Sr
Added by: Julie Nicholson-Turbide
 
Howard Jacob Murray, Sr
Cemetery Photo
Added by: G. Stoecklein
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service