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Alice Augusta Murphy Green
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Birth: May 15, 1909
Brookings County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1986
White
Brookings County
South Dakota, USA

Alice Augusta Murphy Green was born May 15, 1909 in Sherman Township, Brookings County, South Dakota to Frank and Elizabeth (Anding) Murphy. She died at her home in White, South Dakota on Friday evening, July 4, 1986 at the age of 77 years, one month, and 19 days.

Alice received her elementary education at Sherman District No. 5, and graduated from White High School in 1928. She attended nursing school at McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. After graduating in 1931 she did private nursing.

Alice and Leonard "Pete" Green were married on January 5, 1935 in Aurora, South Dakota. They resided in Denver for twenty years where Pete was a tile setter and carpenter, and Alice worked as a nurse. In 1960 they moved to Pierre, where Pete was a tile setter and fishing guide, and Alice was employed as a registered nurse at St. Mary's Hospital. Pete passed away February 5, 1973. Alice moved to White in 1975.

She was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church, the White Community Club, the Card Club, and Afton Social Club. She served as Flag Bearer in the American Legion Auxiliary. She was also employed part-time as a registered nurse at the White Care Center. Alice will be remembered for her kindness and willingness to help other people.

Survivors include three brothers: Francis and James, both of White; and Jack of Lakefield, Minn.; two sisters: Mrs. William (Kathryn) Gill of Brookings and Mrs. Delmar (Marian) Murfield of White; and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, and two brothers. 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Charles Murphy (1877 - 1952)
  Elizabeth Anding Murphy (1880 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  Leonard Reuben Green (1904 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Blanche Gertrude Murphy Seas (1903 - 1982)*
  John Francis Murphy (1904 - 1995)*
  Kathryn Elizabeth Murphy Gill (1908 - 1992)*
  Alice Augusta Murphy Green (1909 - 1986)
  Ernest Arthur Murphy (1910 - 1991)*
  Bernice G. Murphy Schulz (1912 - 1986)*
  Marian Mae Murphy Murfield (1917 - 1989)*
  James Bernard Murphy (1922 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
White
Brookings County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Mary
Record added: Nov 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22814021
Alice Augusta <i>Murphy</i> Green
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Alice Augusta <i>Murphy</i> Green
Added by: Mary
 
Alice Augusta <i>Murphy</i> Green
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- Mary
 Added: Nov. 15, 2007
 
 
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