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Peter L Murchie
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Birth: May 24, 1906
Towner County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1996
Rolette County
North Dakota, USA


Peter Murchie, 89, Rolla, died Sunday, Feb. 11, 1996, in Presentation Medical Center, Rolla.

Peter L. Murchie was born May 24, 1906, the son of James H. and Laura (Peterson) Murchie, in Smith Township, Towner County, N.D. He attended school in Smith and Dash Townships, Towner County, Sarles, N.D. and North Dakota Agricultural College. He worked on his uncle's farm in the Hannah-Sarles, N.D., area before buying a farm west of Sarles. He married Marion Doty Nov. 22, 1935, in Cando, N.D. They lived on the farm until 1959, when they moved to Sarles. In 1991, they moved to Rolla.

He is survived by his wife; sons, Bob, Grafton, N.D., and Dan, Rolla; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and brothers, Archie, Carson City, Nev., and John, Devils Lake.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Olive Lefore.

Services:2 p.m. Thursday in Presbyterian Church, Rolla.

Visitation:5:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and 9 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday in Niewoehner Funeral Home, Rolla, and one hour before services in the church.

Burial:Sarles Cemetery.

The Grand Forks Herald
Grand Forks, North Dakota
Tuesday, February 13, 1996
Edition: FINAL
Page: B2 
Family links: 
  Marian Doty Murchie (1912 - 1996)*
*Calculated relationship
Sarles Cemetery
Cavalier County
North Dakota, USA
Created by: P Wilson Foley
Record added: Sep 29, 2013
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Peter L Murchie
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