|Birth: ||Oct. 1, 1918|
|Death: ||Jun. 26, 1993|
From the June 28, 1993, edition of The Quad-City Times (Davenport, IA)
BETTENDORF - Services for Gertrude M. Murphy, 74, formerly of Bettendorf, and a resident of Good Samaritan Nursing Center, Davenport, will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Bettendorf. Burial will be in St. Ann's Cemetery, Long Grove, Iowa.
Visitation will be 3-9 p.m. to-day at Halligan-McCabe Funeral Home, Davenport, with a family-led rosary at 4 p.m. and a vigil service at 7:30 p.m.
Mrs. Murphy died Saturday at the center.
She had been employed as office manager at the former Eastside Neighborhood Clinic, Davenport.
Gertrude M. Johnson married F. Wylie Murphy in 1943 in Long Grove. He died in 1971.
Memberships included the church, its altar and rosary society and Christian service, and Mirion Circle of Sacred Heart Cathedral.
Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Treatment and Research Center, Davenport.
Survivors include daughters, Marjorie (Mrs. Edward) Barrett, Davenport; Muriel (Mrs. Gabriel) Martinez, LeClaire, Iowa; and Janice (Mrs. Steven) Gaertnier, Davenport; and sons, James, Phoenix; Daniel, Bettendorf; and Michael, Mesa, Ariz.; 20 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a sister, Muriel (Mrs. Harold) Peck, Betten-dorf.
She was preceded in death by a son, Patrick, in 1986, and a granddaughter, Nikki Murphy, in 1980.
F. Wylie Murphy (1916 - 1971)
Saint Anns Catholic Church Cemetery
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